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Glyptorthis senecta

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Glyptorthidae

Taxonomy
Glyptorthis senecta was named by Cooper (1956). Its type specimen is USNM 110070h, a valve (pedicle valve), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 5 miles southeast of Rose Hill, which is in an Ashbyan carbonate limestone in the Poteet Formation of Virginia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Glyptorthis senecta Cooper pp. 373 - 374 figs. Plate 45, B, figures 7-14

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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
speciessenecta

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