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Westonia gubaiensis

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Taxonomy
Westonia gubaiensis was named by Luo et al. (2008) [housed at the Yunnan Geological Survey, Kunming, Yunnan, China]. Its type specimen is Wsh-4-22 and is not a trace fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Westonia gubaiensis Luo et al. p. 15 figs. pl. 33, figs. 8-14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyLinguloideaMenke 1828
familyObolidaeKing 1846
subfamilyObolinaeKing 1846
genusWestoniaWalcott 1901
speciesgubaiensis

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