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Waterhouseiella speciosa

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Taxonomy
Waagenites speciosus was named by Waterhouse and Piyasin (1970). Its type specimen is University of Toronto B156 and is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Waterhouseiella speciosa by Archbold (1983).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Waagenites speciosus Waterhouse and Piyasin p. 112 figs. Pl 17, figs 9-30; Pl 18, figs 1-21; Pl 19, figs 1-8; text-figs 6,18,21
1970Neochonetes sakagamii Yanagida p. 84 figs. Pl 15, figs 3-9
1976Waagenites speciosus Grant p. 80 figs. Pl 17, figs 20-22
1980Waagenites speciosus Lee and Gu p. 343 figs. Pl 160, fig 15; pl 163, fig 25
1983Waterhouseiella speciosa Archbold p. 70

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderChonetidina
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyRugosochonetidae
subfamilyRugosochonetinae
genusWaterhouseiella
speciesspeciosa()

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