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Leangella scissa

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptestiidae

Taxonomy
Leptaena scissa was named by Davidson (1871).

It was recombined as Plectambonites scissa by Reed (1917); it was recombined as Leangella scissa by Cocks (1970) and Modzalevskaya and Popov (1995); it was recombined as Leangella (Leangella) scissa by Cocks (2005) and Rubel (2011).

Subspecies
Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Plectambonites scissa Reed p. 880 figs. pl. 14, figs. 34, 35
1970Leangella scissa Cocks pp. 158 - 182 figs. Plate I, figs. 11-14, Plate 2, figs. 1-14, Plate 3, figs. 2-11, Plate 4, figs. 1-4
1995Leangella scissa Modzalevskaya and Popov p. 409 figs. 5I-M
2005Leangella (Leangella) scissa Cocks
2011Leangella (Leangella) scissa Rubel

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyLeptestiidaeOpik 1933
genusLeangellaOpik 1933
speciesscissa(Davidson 1871)

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