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Grandirhynchia laevigata

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Grandirhynchia laevigata was named by Buckman (1917). Its type specimen is G.S. Edin. 2592 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Main Mine cutting, Isle of Raasay, which is in a Spinatum marine sandstone in the Scalpa Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Grandirhynchia laevigata Buckman p. 228 figs. Pl 13, figs 6a,d
1956Grandirhynchia laevigata Ager p. 23 figs. Pl 2, figs 5a,b,d, 6a-c; text-figs 15,16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyTetrarhynchiidaeAger 1965
subfamilyTetrarhynchiinaeAger 1965
genusGrandirhynchia
specieslaevigata

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