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Plaesiomys iphigenia

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Plaesiomyidae

Taxonomy
Orthis iphigenia was named by Billings (1865). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Dinorthis iphigenia by Schuchert (1897) and Troedsson (1928); it was recombined as Plaesiomys (Dinorthis) iphigenia by Bolton (1977); it was recombined as Plaesiomys iphigenia by Hall and Clarke (1892) and Rasmussen (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Orthis iphigenia Billings p. 133 figs. txt. f. 110
1892Plaesiomys iphigenia Hall and Clarke p. 222
1897Dinorthis iphigenia Schuchert p. 215
1928Dinorthis iphigenia Troedsson p. 86 figs. pl. 21 f. 1-5
1977Plaesiomys (Dinorthis) iphigenia Bolton
2013Plaesiomys iphigenia Rasmussen pp. 369 - 371 fig. 8C–N

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyOrthoideaWoodward 1852
familyPlaesiomyidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyPlaesiomyinaeSchuchert 1913
genusPlaesiomysHall and Clarke 1892
speciesiphigenia()

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