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Dorytreta longicrura

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Sphenotretidae

Taxonomy
Dorytreta longicrura was named by Rong and Li (1999). Its type specimen is NIGP 129194 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is AAE-651. Zhonggou, about 3 km northwest of Yanzikou,, which is in a Hirnantian shallow subtidal limestone in the Kuanyinchiao Formation of China.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Dorytreta longicrura Rong and Li pp. 844 - 846 figs. 13.1-13.10, 13.14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyAncistrorhynchoideaCooper 1956
familySphenotretidaeSavage 1996
genusDorytreta
specieslongicrura

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
J.-Y. Rong and R.-Y. Li 1999Dorytreta with ribs numbering 13-14 in average, apical angle relatively large, averaging 92 degrees, shell length to width ratio about 1.10.