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Archaeorthis groenlandica

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Archaeorthidae

Taxonomy
Archaeorthis groenlandica was named by Poulsen (1937). It is not extant. Its type locality is mountain south of Devon Canyon, which is in an Arenig carbonate limestone in the Cape Weber Formation of Greenland.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Archaeorthis groenlandica Poulsen p. 42 figs. Pl. 4, fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyOrthoideaWoodward 1852
familyArchaeorthidae
genusArchaeorthisSchuchert and Cooper 1931
speciesgroenlandica

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
No diagnoses are available