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Chonetoidea enbektenensis

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Aegiromenidae

Taxonomy
Chonetoidea enbektenensis was named by Popov and Cocks (2014). Its type specimen is BC 60210 (dorsal internal mould) and is a 3D body fossil.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Chonetoidea enbektenensis Popov and Cocks pp. 719 - 720 figs. 16P, R–A'

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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
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyAegiromenidae(Havlicek 1961)
genusChonetoideaJones 1928
speciesenbektenensis

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
L. E. Popov and L. R. M. Cocks 2014 Shell gently concavoconvex, with transverse profile of the ventral valve strongly curved in the anterior one-third. Radial ornament multicostellate, becoming weakly parvicostellate close to the outer shell margins, with 10–11 ribs per mm. Dorsal interior with a long, blade-like dorsal median septum, and numerous small, radially arranged septules outside the adductor muscle field.