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Megamyonia unicostata

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

Taxonomy
Strophomena unicostata was named by Meek and Worthen (1868).

It was recombined as Rafinesquina unicostata by Hall and Clarke (1892); it was recombined as Leptaena unicostata by Whiteaves (1897); it was recombined as Megamyonia unicostata by Pope (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Strophomena unicostata Meek and Worthen p. 335 figs. pl. 4 f. 11
1892Rafinesquina unicostata Hall and Clarke figs. pl. 15A f. 39; pl. 20 f. 25
1897Leptaena unicostata Whiteaves p. 174
1976Megamyonia unicostata Pope pp. 177, 188

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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
familyRafinesquinidaeSchuchert 1893
subfamilyRafinesquininaeSchuchert 1893
genusMegamyoniaWang 1949
speciesunicostata()

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