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Somalitela ambalensis

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

Taxonomy
Somalitela ambalensis was named by Muir-Wood (1935). Its type locality is Ambal Hill, which is in a Kimmeridgian marine limestone in Somalia. It is the type species of Somalitela.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Somalitela ambalensis Muir-Wood

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyZeillerioideaAllan 1940
familyZeilleriidaeAllan 1940
subfamilyZeilleriinaeAllan 1940
genusSomalitela
speciesambalensis

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