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Strophalosia gerardi

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophalosiidae

Taxonomy
Strophalosia gerardi was named by King (1846). It is the type species of Strophalosia.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Strophalosia gerardi King
1960Strophalosia gerardi Muir-Wood and Cooper p. 75 figs. Pl 9, figs 1,2
1983Strophalosia gerardi Waterhouse p. 118 figs. Pl 2, figs 1,2

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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
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyStrophalosioidea
familyStrophalosiidae
subfamilyStrophalosiinae
genusStrophalosiaKing 1844
speciesgerardiKing 1846

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 1983Shells with narrow hinge and concave dorsal valve, spines fine over ventral umbo, coarse anteriorly.