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Costatumulus tumidus

Strophomenata - Productida - Monticuliferidae

Taxonomy
Auriculispina tumida was named by Waterhouse (1983). Its type specimen is UQ F73302, a valve (Ventral valve internal mold), and it is a mold. Its type locality is UQ L4515, Homevale, which is in an Artinskian marine sandstone in the Tiverton Formation of Australia.

It was synonymized subjectively with Costatumulus farleyensis by Briggs (1998); it was recombined as Costatumulus tumidus by Waterhouse (1986) and Li et al. (2012).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Auriculispina tumida Waterhouse
1986Costatumulus tumidus Waterhouse p. 59 figs. Pl 11, figs 1-9; pl 15, figs 12,13
2012Costatumulus tumidus Li et al. p. 304 figs. 7.14-7.19

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderProductidina
superfamilyLinoproductoidea
familyMonticuliferidaeMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
subfamilyAuriculispininae
genusCostatumulusWaterhouse 1983
speciestumidus()

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