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Composita ovata

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Athyrididae

Taxonomy
Composita ovata was named by Mather (1915) [includes Mather's version of Composita wasatchensis White 1874. p. 200 pl. 14 f. 7-10b]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Composita subtilita ovata by Burk (1954).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Composita ovata Mather p. 202 figs. pl. 14 f. 6-6c; pl. 14 f. 7-10b
1932Composita ovata Dunbar and Condra pp. 370-371 figs. pl. 43 f. 14-19
1954Composita subtilita ovata Burk p. 12 figs. pl. 1 f. 2-4, 11
1961Composita ovata Hoare pp. 90-91 figs. pl. 12 f. 3-4
1963Composita ovata Ustritsky and Chernyak p. 120 figs. Pl 45, fig 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAthyrididaBoucot et al. 1964
suborderAthyrididinaBoucot et al. 1964
superfamilyAthyridoideaMcCoy 1844
familyAthyrididaeMcCoy 1841
subfamilySpirigerellinae
genusCompositaBrown 1849
speciesovata

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