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Buminomena

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Glyptomenidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Buminomena Popov and Cocks pp. 709 - 710

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyGlyptomenidaeWilliams 1965
subfamilyGlyptomeninaeWilliams 1965
genusBuminomena

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
L. E. Popov and L. R. M. Cocks 2014 Glyptomeninid with gently convex ventral valve, becoming more convex anteriorly, and geniculate dorsal valve. Type C cardinal process of Rong & Cocks (1994) . Bilobed ventral muscle field with strong musclebounding ridges except anteriorly. Short dorsal valve median septum confined to valve centre, vestigial to absent in some specimens. Dorsal diaphragm and side septa absent; weak subperipheral rim occasionally developed.