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Levifenestella altacarinata

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Fenestellidae

Taxonomy
Fenestrellina altacarinata was named by Crockford (1941). Its type specimen is Sydney Univ 1421 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Belford Parish, Portion 15, which is in a Kungurian offshore shale in the Fenestella Shales Formation of Australia.

It was recombined as Flexifenestella altacarinata by Morozova (2001); it was recombined as Levifenestella altacarinata by Reid (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Fenestrellina altacarinata Crockford p. 507 figs. Pl 21, fig 6
2001Flexifenestella altacarinata Morozova p. 52
2003Levifenestella altacarinata Reid p. 23 fig. 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderFenestridaElias and Condra 1957
familyFenestellidae
genusLevifenestella
speciesaltacarinata()

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