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Neospirifer triplicatus

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Taxonomy
Spirifer triplicata was named by Hall (1852). It is not a trace fossil.

It was misspelled as Spirifer triplicatus by Ustritsky and Chernyak (1963); it was recombined as Neospirifer triplicatus by Dunbar and Condra (1932) and Lee and Gu (1980).

Subspecies
Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Spirifer triplicata Hall p. 410
1920Spirifer triplicata Girty p. 645 figs. pl. 44 f. 22
1932Neospirifer triplicatus Dunbar and Condra pp. 328-332 figs. pl. 39 f. 5; pl. 54 f. 1-6
1963Spirifer triplicatus Ustritsky and Chernyak p. 104 figs. Pl 35, fig 4
1980Neospirifer triplicatus Lee and Gu p. 411 figs. Pl 177, figs 1,5

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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()
familyTrigonotretidae
subfamilyNeospiriferinae
genusNeospiriferFredericks 1919
speciestriplicatus()

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
No diagnoses are available