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Waagenites grandicosta

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Taxonomy
Chonetes grandicosta was named by Waagen (1884). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Jabi, "Cephalopod Bed", Salt Range, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine limestone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Chonetes (Dienerella) grandicosta by Reed (1944); it was recombined as Waagenites grandicostatus by Wardlaw (1977); it was recombined as Waagenites grandicosta by Lee and Gu (1980).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Chonetes grandicosta Waagen p. 638 figs. Pl 61, figs 6,7
1944Chonetes (Dienerella) grandicosta Reed
1977Waagenites grandicostatus Wardlaw figs. Pl 2, figs 60-72
1980Waagenites grandicosta Lee and Gu p. 341 figs. Pl 160, fig 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderChonetidina
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyRugosochonetidae
subfamilyRugosochonetinae
genusWaagenites
speciesgrandicosta()

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