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Eostrophonella eothen

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophonellidae

Taxonomy
Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen was named by Williams (1951). Its type specimen is SM. A30027, a valve (Interior of dorsal valve), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Eostrophonella eothen by Cocks (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Strophonella (Eostrophonella) eothen Williams p. 127 figs. P1. VIII, figs. 12-14
2008Eostrophonella eothen Cocks p. 75

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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
familyStrophonellidaeCaster 1939
genusEostrophonellaWilliams 1950
specieseothen()

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 1951Eostrophonellas with long divergent dental plates, slender plate-like cardinal process lobes and a subcircular ventral muscle scar with a narrow adductor scar divided by a faint median ridge.