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Orbiculoidea utahensis

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Taxonomy
Discina utahensis was named by Meek (1877). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Weber Canyon, Wasatch Range, which is in a Roadian offshore shale in the Phosphoria Formation of Utah.

It was recombined as Lingulodiscina utahensis by Girty (1910); it was recombined as Orbiculoidea utahensis by Clapham (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Discina utahensis Meek p. 100 figs. Pl 10, fig 3
1910Lingulodiscina utahensis Girty p. 24 figs. Pl 1, fig 11
2015Orbiculoidea utahensis Clapham

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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
superfamilyDiscinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyDisciniidae(Gray 1840)
genusOrbiculoidead'Orbigny 1847
speciesutahensis()

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