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Attenuatella texana

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae

Taxonomy
Attenuatella texana was named by Stehli (1954). Its type specimen is AMNH 27321, a valve (Ventral valve), and it is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Attenuatella.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Attenuatella texana Stehli p. 343 figs. Pl 25, figs 31-33
1976Attenuatella texana Cooper and Grant p. 2132 figs. Pl 590, figs 23-31; pl 745, figs 64-68

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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
superfamilyAmbocoelioideaGeorge 1931
familyAmbocoeliidae
subfamilyAmbocoeliinae
genusAttenuatella
speciestexana

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