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Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypinidae
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|L.E. Popov et al. 1999||Atrypinidae with dorsibiconvex, transverse shell; ventral beak strongly curved dorsally; posterior commissure wide, broadly rounded, anterior commissure parasulcate; ventral sulcus and dorsal median fold originating at the umbonal area and sharpened by low, angular plications on flanks; radial ornament fine, equally multicostellate with accentuated median rib in ventral valve; ventral interior with hinge teeth strong; dental plates rudimentary or absent; dorsal interior with very fine median ridge and pair of oblique submedian ridges; spiralia with up to six whorls and with apices directed dorso-medially, jugum incomplete, located posteriorly.|