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Gibbirhynchia thorncombiensis

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Tetrarhynchia thorncombiensis was named by Buckman (1922). Its type specimen is BMNH B.65718 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Thorncombe Beacon, near Eype (Buckman thorncombiensis bed coll.), which is in a Margaritatus marine sandstone in the Thorncombe Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Gibbirhynchia thorncombiensis by Ager (1954) and Ager (1962).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Tetrarhynchia thorncombiensis Buckman p. 435
1954Gibbirhynchia thorncombiensis Ager p. 43 figs. 5-6
1962Gibbirhynchia thorncombiensis Ager p. 103 figs. Pl 9, figs 9,10; text-figs 63-65

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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
speciesthorncombiensis(Buckman 1922)

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