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Martinia semiplana

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Martiniidae

Taxonomy
Martinia semiplana was named by Waagen (1883). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Morah, Middle Productus-limestone, Salt Range (Wynne coll), which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Wargal Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Spirifer (Martinia) semiplanus by Frech (1911).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Martinia semiplana Waagen p. 536 figs. Pl 43, fig 4
1892Martinia semiplana Schellwien p. 39 figs. Pl 4, figs 12-15
1897Martinia semiplana Diener p. 52 figs. Pl 8, fig 7
1902Martinia semiplana Tschernyschew p. 182 figs. Pl 60, figs 15-17
1911Spirifer (Martinia) semiplanus Frech p. 119 figs. Pl 16, figs 9-aab
1961Martinia semiplana Zhang and Jin p. 406 figs. Pl 2, figs 16-19
1965Martinia semiplana Fantini Sestini p. 204
1982Martinia semiplana Wang et al. p. 246 figs. Pl 94, fig 4
2002Martinia semiplana Grunt and Novikova figs. Pl 2, figs 5, 6
2005Martinia semiplana Campi et al. p. 141 figs. Pl 6, figs A, Q
2008Martinia semiplana Shen and Zhang fig. 6.6,6.7
2008Martinia semiplana Tazawa p. 37 figs. 5.3a-5.4b

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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
superfamilyMartinioidea
familyMartiniidae
subfamilyMartiniinae
genusMartiniaM'Coy 1844
speciessemiplana

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