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Brochocarina trearnensis

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Orthotetidae

Taxonomy
Brochocarina trearnensis was named by McIntosh (1974). Its type specimen is HM L10717/1, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Brochocarina trearnensis McIntosh p. 211

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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
familyOrthotetidae
genusBrochocarina
speciestrearnensis

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
M. J. McIntosh 1974Brochocarina with smooth costellae, about 7-8 in 5 mm, variable trifid median septum, chilidium reduced to two small lobes at base of cardinal process.