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Grorudia grorudi

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Grorudiidae

Taxonomy
Grorudia grorudi was named by Spjeldnaes (1957). It is the type species of Grorudia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Grorudia grorudi Spjeldnaes
2008Grorudia grorudi Hints and Harper

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyGrorudiidaeCocks and Rong 1989
genusGrorudiaSpjeldnaes 1957
speciesgrorudiSpjeldnaes 1957

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 14:13:23
Modified: 2009-04-13 11:03:33
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Sandbian to the top of the Aurelucian or 458.40000 to 457.50000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Abereiddian - Aurelucian466.0 - 457.5Ireland Grorudia grorudi (188894)
Aurelucian460.9 - 457.5Ireland Grorudia grorudi (188887 188928)
Sandbian458.4 - 453.0Norway (Oslo-Asker) Grorudia grorudi (194732)