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Wairakiella sella

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae

Taxonomy
Wairakiella sella was named by Waterhouse (1976). Its type specimen is NZGS BR1739 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GS11133, Sutherland Farm (G45/f8683), which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the AG4 Formation of New Zealand.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Wairakiella sella Waterhouse p. 242 figs. 5.2-5.9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyAllorhynchidaeCooper and Grant 1976
genusWairakiella
speciessella

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