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Marinurnula prima

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Pseudodielasmatidae

Taxonomy
Marinurnula prima was named by Waterhouse (1987). Its type specimen is UQ F74260 and is a mold. Its type locality is UQ L4566, Buffel Hill, Cracow Homestead, which is in an Artinskian coastal siliciclastic in the Buffel Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Marinurnula prima Waterhouse p. 49 figs. Pl 13, figs 20,21

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyDielasmatoideaSchuchert 1913
familyPseudodielasmatidae
genusMarinurnula
speciesprima

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 small with relatively coarse pores, numbering about 120 per square mm, maximum width near anterior third of shell length, vestigial dental plates.