Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Gruntallina triangularis

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Athyrididae

Taxonomy
Comelicania triangularis was named by Grunt (1965). Its type specimen is PIN 2073/551 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Dorasham, Comelicania Beds, Dzhulfa Gorge, Arax River, which is in a Changhsingian marine horizon in the Ali Bashi Formation of Azerbaijan.

It was recombined as Gruntallina triangularis by Waterhouse and Gupta (1986).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Comelicania triangularis Grunt p. 252 figs. Pl 44, figs 5,6; text-figs 47,48
1986Gruntallina triangularis Waterhouse and Gupta p. 51

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAthyrididaBoucot et al. 1964
suborderAthyrididinaBoucot et al. 1964
superfamilyAthyridoideaMcCoy 1844
familyAthyrididaeMcCoy 1841
subfamilyComelicaniinaeMerla 1930
genusGruntallina
speciestriangularis()

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