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Giraldiella giraldi

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Giraldiellidae

Taxonomy
Giraldiella giraldi was named by Williams (1951) [Bancroft in Williams 1951].

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Giraldiella giraldi Williams pp. 93 - 94 figs. P1. III, figs. 16-18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyPlectorthoideaSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
familyGiraldiellidae
genusGiraldiella
speciesgiraldi

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
A. Williams 1951Unequally biconvex Giraldiellas with a faint dorsal sulcus and ornamented by strongly fascicostellate ribs.