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Wellerellina extensa

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Pontisiidae

Taxonomy
Wellerellina extensa was named by Shen et al. (1992). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Beifengjing Section, Bed 28, Zhongliang Hill, which is in a Changhsingian open shallow subtidal wackestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Wellerellina extensa Shen et al. p. 185 figs. Pl 4, figs 13-16
2007Wellerellina extensa Shen and Shi p. 57 figs. Pl 23, figs 9-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyPontisiidaeCooper and Grant 1976
subfamilyPontisiinaeCooper and Grant 1976
genusWellerellina
speciesextensa

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