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Stenoscisma selongensis

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae

Taxonomy
Stenoscisma selongensis was named by Shen and Jin (1999). Its type specimen is NIGP 129360, a shell (conjoined shell), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Selong Xishan, Waagenites Bed, which is in a Changhsingian open shallow subtidal packstone in the Kangshare Formation of China.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Stenoscisma selongensis Shen and Jin p. 555 figs. 3.2-3.8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyStenoscismatoideaOehlert 1887
familyStenoscismatidaeOehlert 1887
subfamilyStenoscismatinaeOehlert 1887
genusStenoscismaConrad 1839
speciesselongensis

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available