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Microcardinalia (Dauphinella)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Stricklandiidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Microcardinalia (Dauphinella) Jin and Copper p. 46

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderPentameridaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
suborderPentameridinaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
superfamilyStricklandioideaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
familyStricklandiidaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
subfamilyKulumbellinae
genusMicrocardinaliaBoucot and Ehlers 1963
subgenusDauphinella

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
J. Jin and P. Copper 2000Large, subelliptical, weakly to moderately biconvex Microcardinalia; ventral sulcus, dorsal fold and chevron-like costae variously developed.