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Spiriferellina disparata

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Spiriferellinidae

Taxonomy
Spiriferellina disparata was named by Waterhouse (1987). Its type specimen is UQ F12626 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UQ L847, Cracow Station (Fairyland Formation), which is in an Artinskian coastal siliciclastic in the Buffel Formation of Australia.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Spiriferellina disparata Waterhouse p. 43 figs. Pl 12, figs 10-16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyPennospiriferinoideaDagys 1972
familySpiriferellinidaeIvanova 1972
genusSpiriferellina
speciesdisparata

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 1987Shell with very high ventral interarea and very fine pustular ornament, dorsal valve rather small and transverse, 4-5 pairs of plicae.