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Glyptorthis multicostellata

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Glyptorthidae

Taxonomy
Glyptorthis multicostellata was named by Cooper (1956). Its type specimen is USNM 116938b, a valve (pedicle valve), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is U. S. Highway 27, just north of Chickamauga Creek, which is in a Blackriveran offshore limestone/siltstone in the Ridley Formation of Georgia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Glyptorthis multicostellata Cooper pp. 371 - 372 figs. Plate 46, F, figures 35-40

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyOrthoideaWoodward 1852
familyGlyptorthidae(Schuchert and Cooper 1931)
genusGlyptorthisFoerste 1914
speciesmulticostellata

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