Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Calcirhynchia calcaria

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

Taxonomy
Calcirhynchia calcaria was named by Buckman (1917). Its type specimen is GSM 31947, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Near Cheltenham (marmorea epibole), which is in an Angulata marine horizon in the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Calcirhynchia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Calcirhynchia calcaria Buckman p. 30 figs. Pl 19, figs 11,12
1918Calcirhynchia calcaria Buckman p. 30 figs. Pl 19, figs 11,12
1962Calcirhynchia calcaria Ager p. 86 figs. Pl 8, figs 2-3; text-figs 50-52

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyWellerellidaeLicharew 1956
subfamilyCirpinaeAger 1965
genusCalcirhynchia
speciescalcaria

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