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Globirhynchia gnathophora

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

Taxonomy
Rhynchonella gnathophora was named by Meek (1864). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Indeterminate ravine (Ravine 34-36), southwest slope of Mount Jura, which is in a Bajocian marine sandstone in the Mormon Formation of California.

It was recombined as Globirhynchia gnathophora by Crickmay (1933).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Rhynchonella gnathophora Meek p. 39 figs. Pl. 8, Fig. 1
1933Globirhynchia gnathophora Crickmay p. 878 figs. Pl. 19, Fig. 15-17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyCyclothyrididae()
subfamilyCyclothyridinae(Makridin 1955)
genusGlobirhynchia
speciesgnathophora(Meek 1864)

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