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Hoskingia prolonga

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Beecheriidae

Taxonomy
Hoskingia prolonga was named by Waterhouse (1983). Its type specimen is UQ F73676 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UQ L4792, Manang District, which is in a Changhsingian marine siliciclastic in the Senja Formation of Nepal.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Hoskingia prolonga Waterhouse p. 144 figs. Pl 8, figs 15-17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyDielasmatoideaSchuchert 1913
familyBeecheriidae
genusHoskingia
speciesprolonga

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