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Kutchithyris hypsogonia

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Postepithyrididae

Taxonomy
Terebratula hypsogonia was named by Kitchin (1900) [Lectotype designated by Mukherjee 2007.]. Its type specimen is GSI 6641 and is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Kutchithyris hypsogonia by Buckman (1918) and Mukherjee (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Terebratula hypsogonia Kitchin p. 28–30 figs. pl. 6, Figs. 1–4
1900Terebratula longicarinata Kitchin p. 30–32 figs. pl. 6, Figs. 5 - 6
1918Kutchithyris hypsogonia Buckman p. 113
1918Kutchithyris longicarinata Buckman p. 113
2007Kutchithyris hypsogonia Mukherjee pp. 222 - 223 figs. 3K–M, 4I–K, 8A

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyLoboidothyridoideaMakridin 1964
familyPostepithyrididae
genusKutchithyris
specieshypsogonia(Kitchin 1900)

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
D. Mukherjee 2007Small sized subtriangular shells with two diverging, sharp crested ridges in dorsal valve; strongly biplicate anterior commissure.