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Orthothetina thomasi

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Meekellidae

Taxonomy
Orthothetina thomasi was named by McIntosh (1974) [Some confusion about the authors of 'Meekella ' thomasi noted on p. 205]. Its type specimen is No 104 LGOLU, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Orthothetina thomasi McIntosh pp. 204-206 figs. Plate 2 J-L

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyOrthotetoidea
familyMeekellidae
subfamilyMeekellinae
genusOrthothetinaSchellwien 1900
speciesthomasi

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