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Peltichia zigzag

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Enteletidae

Parenteletes zigzag was named by Huang (1933). Its type specimen is NIGP 4677 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tating-hsien, Locality 1324, which is in a Changhsingian offshore limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

It was recombined as Enteletina zigzag by Jin et al. (1974) and Yang et al. (1977); it was recombined as Enteletes zigzag by Yang and Lu (1980); it was recombined as Peltichia zigzag by Zeng et al. (1995), Shen et al. (1999), Chen (2005) and Zhang et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Parenteletes zigzag Huang p. 13 figs. Pl 2, figs 7a-e
1974Enteletina zigzag Jin et al. p. 313 figs. Pl 165, figs 14-16
1977Enteletina zigzag Yang et al. p. 309 figs. Pl 129, fig 9
1980Enteletes zigzag Yang and Lu
1995Peltichia zigzag Zeng et al. figs. Pl 2, figs 2,3
1999Peltichia zigzag Shen et al. p. 60 figs. 10.1-10.5, 10.26-10.29, 11
2005Peltichia zigzag Chen p. 359 fig. 7A
2014Peltichia zigzag Zhang et al. p. 489 fig. 9H,I

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phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyEnteletoideaWaagen 1884
familyEnteletidaeWaagen 1884

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.

No diagnoses are available