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Tomiopsis postglabra

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae

Taxonomy
Tomiopsis postglabra was named by Waterhouse (1987). Its type specimen is UQ F74195 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UQ L4576, Buffel Hill, Cracow Station, which is in an Artinskian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Buffel Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Tomiopsis postglabra Waterhouse p. 28 figs. Pl 7, figs 16,17,19; text-fig 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilyMartinioidea
familyIngelarellidae
subfamilyIngelarellinae
genusTomiopsisBenediktova 1956
speciespostglabra

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 1987Transverse shells with ventral sulcus commencing near posterior third and umbo either smooth, or bearing very shallow furrow, dorsal fold low posteriorly, no plicae or subplicae. Adminicula moderately long, moderately spaced and subparallel, tabellae comparatively short, diverge widely in front of hinge, then subparallel.