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Meekella nagaiwensis

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Meekellidae

Taxonomy
Meekella nagaiwensis was named by Shintani (2011). Its type specimen is NU-B1216 and is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2011Meekella nagaiwensis Shintani p. 79 figs. 3.4a-3.5, 4.1a-4.3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyOrthotetoidea
familyMeekellidae
subfamilyMeekellinae
genusMeekella
speciesnagaiwensis

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