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Hipparionyx major

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Chilidiopsidae

Taxonomy
Hipparionyx major was named by Gill (1949). It is not a trace fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Hipparionyx major Gill pp. 103-107 figs. pl. 2 f. 1-3, 8
1963Hipparionyx major Talent p. 66 figs. pl. 29 f. 10-12; pl. 31 f. 1-2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
suborderOrthotetidina
superfamilyChilidiopsoideaBoucot 1959
familyChilidiopsidaeBoucot 1959
subfamilyChilidiopsinaeBoucot 1959
genusHipparionyx
speciesmajorGill 1949

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