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Spirigerella gigas

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Athyrididae

Taxonomy
Spirigerella gigas was named by Reed (1944). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is SSE of hill 2338 and NE of Ghundi, near top of cliff limestone, Salt Range, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine horizon in the Wargal Formation of Pakistan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Spirigerella gigas Reed p. 279 figs. Pl 33, fig 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAthyrididaBoucot et al. 1964
suborderAthyrididinaBoucot et al. 1964
superfamilyAthyridoideaMcCoy 1844
familyAthyrididaeMcCoy 1841
subfamilySpirigerellinae
genusSpirigerella
speciesgigas

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