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Orbiculoidea rotularia

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Taxonomy
Orbiculoidea rotularia was named by Waterhouse (1986). Its type specimen is UQF 73912 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UQ L4542, Buffel Hill, Cracow Homestead, which is in an Artinskian coastal siltstone/limestone in the Buffel Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Orbiculoidea rotularia Waterhouse p. 18 figs. Pl 1, figs 8,11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyDiscinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyDisciniidae(Gray 1840)
genusOrbiculoidead'Orbigny 1847
speciesrotularia

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