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Crurithyris aquilonia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae

Taxonomy
Crurithyris aquilonia was named by Stehli and Grant (1971). Its type specimen is GSC 26168 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Svartevaeg Cliffs, Axel Heiberg Island, which is in a Kungurian carbonate limestone in Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Crurithyris aquilonia Stehli and Grant p. 514 figs. Pl 64, figs 1-16

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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
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilyAmbocoelioideaGeorge 1931
familyAmbocoeliidae
subfamilyAmbocoeliinae
genusCrurithyris
speciesaquilonia

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