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Thiemella platys

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Taxonomy
Thiemella platys was named by Cooper and Dutro (1982) [= Rhipidomella manticula Stainbrook 1947 p. 303 f. 4]. Its type specimen is USNM 200889, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Thiemella platys Cooper and Dutro, Jr. pp. 42 - 43 figs. pl. 2 f. 1-10

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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
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyDalmanelloideaSchuchert 1913
familyRhipidomellidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyRhipidomellinaeSchuchert 1913
genusThiemella
speciesplatys

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
G. A. Cooper and J. T. Dutro 1982Small, roundly elliptical, flatly convex Thiemella.