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Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Rhynchonella northamptonensis was named by Davidson (1878) [Rhynchonella tetrahedra var. northamptonensis]. Its type specimen is BMNH B.27324 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bugbrook, near Weedon (Davidson coll), which is in a Spinatum carbonate limestone in the Marlstone Rock Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis by Ager (1954), Ager (1962) and Alméras and Fauré (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Rhynchonella northamptonensis Davidson p. 199 figs. Pl 29, figs 7-12
1954Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis Ager p. 42 figs. Pl 1, figs 6a-c
1962Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis Ager p. 101 figs. Pl 9, figs 7,8; text-figs 61,62
2000Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis Alméras and Fauré p. 156 figs. Pl 16, figs 1-5; suppl. fig. 51

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyTetrarhynchiidaeAger 1965
subfamilyGibbirhynchiinae
genusGibbirhynchia
speciesnorthamptonensis(Davidson 1878)

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