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Furcirhynchia furcata

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

Taxonomy
Furcirhynchia furcata was named by Buckman (1917). Its type specimen is GSM 31871, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Thorncombe Beacon, near Eype (Buckman Eype Nodule bed coll.), which is in a Margaritatus marine sandstone in the Thorncombe Formation of the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Furcirhynchia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Furcirhynchia furcata Buckman p. 59 figs. Pl 13, fig 16
1918Furcirhynchia furcata Buckman p. 59 figs. Pl 13, fig 16
1958Furcirhynchia furcata Ager p. 70 figs. Pl 6, fig 5; text-figs 40,42,43
2000Furcirhynchia furcata Alméras and Fauré p. 172 figs. Pl 18, figs 3,4

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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
superfamilyRhynchonelloidead'Orbigny 1847
familyRhynchonellidaeGray 1848
subfamilyDavanirhynchiinaeOvcharenko 1983
genusFurcirhynchia
speciesfurcata

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