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Rhipidomella subcircularis

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Taxonomy
Rhipidomella subcircularis was named by Shen and He (1994) [Probably at China University of Mining and Technology]. Its type specimen is GD-8161 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wenjiangsi Section, Changxing Fm, Guiding County, which is in a Changhsingian carbonate limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Rhipidomella subcircularis Shen and He p. 447 figs. Pl 1, figs 6-8
2007Rhipidomella subcircularis Shen and Shi p. 38 figs. Pl 14, figs 14-26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyDalmanelloideaSchuchert 1913
familyRhipidomellidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyRhipidomellinaeSchuchert 1913
genusRhipidomella
speciessubcircularis

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