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Permophricodothyris elegantula

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Elythidae

Taxonomy
Reticularia elegantula was named by Waagen (1883). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Morah, reddish marble-like Middle Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Wynne coll), which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Wargal Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Permophricodothyris elegantula by Shi et al. (2002); it was recombined as Squamularia elegantula by Huang (1933), Shimizu (1961), Liao (1980), Zeng et al. (1995) and Shen et al. (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Reticularia elegantula Waagen p. 545 figs. Pl 44, fig 1
1902Reticularia elegantula Tschernyschew p. 195 figs. Pl 50, fig 7
1933Squamularia elegantula Huang p. 34 figs. Pl 4, fig 12; pl 5, figs 1-3
1961Squamularia elegantula Shimizu p. 335 figs. Pl 17, figs 8,14
1980Squamularia elegantula Liao figs. Pl 8, figs 31,32
1990Astegosia codonoformis Liang p. 298 figs. Pl 67, figs 17-19
1995Squamularia elegantula Zeng et al. figs. Pl 13, figs 3,4
2002Squamularia elegantula Shen et al. p. 680 figs. 6.11-6.13
2002Permophricodothyris elegantula Shi et al. p. 376

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderDelthyridinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyReticularioidea
familyElythidaeFredericks 1924
subfamilyPhricodothyridinaeCaster 1939
genusPermophricodothyris
specieselegantula()

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