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Spirifer opimus

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spiriferidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Spirifer opimus Hall p. 711 figs. pl. 28 f. 1a-b
1932Spirifer opimus Dunbar and Condra pp. 320-322 figs. pl. 41 f. 10-11c
1953Spirifer opimus Chronic p. 58 figs. Pl 5, figs 6,7
1957Spirifer opimus Elias pp. 515-517 figs. pl. 57 f. 4-5
1961Spirifer opimus Hoare pp. 70-71 figs. pl. 9 f. 1-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familySpiriferidae
subfamilySpiriferinae
genusSpirifer
speciesopimus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
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