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Opikina septata

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Opikina septata was named by Salmon (1942) [= ?Strophomena incrassata Hall. Safford 1869, Geology of Tennessee, pp. 235, 244, 258, 286]. It is the type species of Oepikina.

It was recombined as Oepikina septata by Pope (1976), Pope (1982), Rong and Cocks (1994) and Congreve et al. (2018).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Opikina septata Salmon pp. 591 - 592 figs. Plate 87, figures 1-4
1976Oepikina septata Pope fig. 4.2
1982Oepikina septata Pope p. L6
1994Oepikina septata Rong and Cocks p. 694 figs. pl. 2 f. 8
2018Oepikina septata Congreve et al.

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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
familyStrophomenidaeKing 1846
genusOpikina
speciesseptata

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