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Echinalosia indica

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophalosiidae

Taxonomy
Strophalosia indica was named by Waagen (1884). It is the type species of Echinalosia, Multispinula.

It was recombined as Multispinula indica by Waterhouse (1966); it was recombined as Echinalosia indica by Wardlaw (1977) and Waterhouse (1978).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Strophalosia indica Waagen p. 648 figs. Pl 65, figs 1-4
1966Multispinula indica Waterhouse p. 12 figs. Pl 1, figs 2,3; pl 4, fig 1; pl 8, fig 3
1977Echinalosia indica Wardlaw figs. Pl 3, figs 23-39
1978Echinalosia indica Waterhouse p. 62 figs. Pl 7, figs 15,16

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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
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyStrophalosioidea
familyStrophalosiidae
subfamilyEchinalosiinae
genusEchinalosia
speciesindica()

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. B. Waterhouse 1966Small Multispinula with large umbonal cicatrice and numerous moderately strong ventral spines, of which some are adpressed and others erect, anterior margin irregularly plicate. Dorsal spines fine.