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Pericospira pericoensis

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Taxonomy
Spirifer pericoensis was named by Leanza (1945). Its type specimen is IPI MKP 887 and is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Pericospira.

It was recombined as Trigonotreta pericoensis by Cisterna et al. (2002); it was recombined as Pericospira pericoensis by Cisterna and Archbold (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Spirifer pericoensis Leanza p. 291 figs. Pl 5, figs 4,5
2002Trigonotreta pericoensis Cisterna et al. p. 193 figs. 10A-K, 11A-J
2007Pericospira pericoensis Cisterna and Archbold

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyTrigonotretidae
subfamilyTrigonotretinae
tribeTrigonotretiniSchuchert 1893
genusPericospira
speciespericoensis(Leanza 1945)

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