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Rhyssochonetes johnsoni

Strophomenata - Productida - Chonetidae

Taxonomy
Rhyssochonetes johnsoni was named by Cooper and Dutro (1982). Its type specimen is USNM 201081c, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Rhyssochonetes johnsoni Cooper and Dutro, Jr. pp. 59 - 60 figs. pl. 11 f. 37-43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderChonetidina
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyChonetidaeBronn 1862
subfamilyDagnachonetinaeRacheboeuf 1981
genusRhyssochonetes
speciesjohnsoni

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 1982Large, strongly rugose Rhyssochonetes with length about three-quarters of the width.