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Aalenirhynchia subdecorata

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

Taxonomy
Rhynchonella subdecorata was named by Davidson (1853). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cheltenham, Inferior Oolite, which is in an Aalenian carbonate limestone in the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Aalenirhynchia.

It was recombined as Aalenirhynchia subdecorata by Shi and Grant (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Rhynchonella subdecorata Davidson
1993Aalenirhynchia subdecorata Shi and Grant p. 58 figs. 37; Pl. 1: Fig. 18-19

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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
subfamilyRhynchonellinaeGray 1848
genusAalenirhynchia
speciessubdecorata(Davidson 1853)

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