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Rhynoleichus dorsoconvexa

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Petasmariidae

Taxonomy
Rhynoleichus dorsoconvexa was named by Shi and Waterhouse (1996). Its type specimen is GSC 97157 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is JBW15, Ettrain Creek, which is in a Sakmarian marine sandstone in the Jungle Creek Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Rhynoleichus dorsoconvexa Shi and Waterhouse p. 108 figs. Pl 20, figs 1-13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyPugnacoideaRzhonsnitskaia 1956
familyPetasmariidaeSavage 1996
genusRhynoleichus
speciesdorsoconvexa

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