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Sinaithyris circularis

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae

Taxonomy
Cooperithyris circularis was named by Feldman et al. (2012). Its type specimen is RGF VR 74/26 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Gebel El-Maghara breached anticline, which is in a Bathonian platform/shelf-margin reef wackestone/packstone in the Dhruma Formation of Egypt.

It was recombined as Sinaithyris circularis by Feldman et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Cooperithyris circularis Feldman et al. p. 249 figs. 10-11
2014Sinaithyris circularis Feldman et al. p. 1094

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyLoboidothyridoideaMakridin 1964
familyLoboidothyrididae
subfamilyLoboidothyridinae()
genusSinaithyris
speciescircularis()

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