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Peltichia transversa

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Enteletidae

Parenteletes transversus was named by Huang (1933). Its type specimen is NIGP 4678 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yangliuchieh, Locality T119a, Maha, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine horizon in China.

It was recombined as Enteletina transversus by Feng and Jiang (1978); it was recombined as Enteletina transversa by Liao (1980); it was recombined as Peltichia transversus by Xu and Grant (1994); it was recombined as Peltichia sinensis transversa by Zeng et al. (1995); it was recombined as Peltichia transversa by Shen and He (1994), Shen et al. (1999), Shen and Shi (2007) and Tazawa (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Parenteletes transversus Huang p. 14 figs. Pl 2, figs 8-10
1978Enteletina transversus Feng and Jiang p. 234 figs. Pl 85, fig 17
1980Enteletina transversa Liao p. 253 figs. Pl 1, figs 49-52
1990Peltichia planisinosa Liang p. 367 figs. Pl 5, figs 17,18
1994Peltichia transversa Shen and He figs. Pl 1, figs 29-34
1994Peltichia transversus Xu and Grant figs. 9.17-9.19,9.21,9.22,9.24
1994Peltichia schizoloides Xu and Grant p. 21 figs. 9.1-9.10
1995Peltichia sinensis transversa Zeng et al. figs. Pl 2, fig 1
1999Peltichia transversa Shen et al. p. 58 figs. 6.8, 8.8-8.12, 10.11-10.25, 10.30
2007Peltichia transversa Shen and Shi p. 45 figs. Pl 17, figs 13-30
2012Peltichia transversa Tazawa p. 39 fig. 7.5

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyEnteletoideaWaagen 1884
familyEnteletidaeWaagen 1884

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.

No diagnoses are available