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Sulciplica stutchburii

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Taxonomy
Spirifer stutchburii was named by Etheridge (1892). Its type specimen is GSQ F1487 and is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Sulciplica stutchburii by Waterhouse (1987).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1892Spirifer stutchburii Etheridge p. 232 figs. Pl 38, figs 4-6
1987Sulciplica stutchburii Waterhouse p. 15 figs. Pl 3, figs 3,4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyTrigonotretidae
subfamilyTrigonotretinae
genusSulciplica
speciesstutchburii(Etheridge 1892)

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 1987Moderately transverse shells with 3 sulcal costae and 6-8 plicate