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Levenea navicula

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Dalmanellidae

Taxonomy
Levenea navicula was named by Johnson (1970). Its type specimen is USNM 156772 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USNM 10714, 10715. Flanks of Willow Creek, which is in a Deer Park carbonate limestone in the McColley Canyon Formation of Nevada.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Levenea navicula Johnson pp. 75 - 77 figs. Pl. 2, figs. 19-22; PI. 3, figs. 1-19

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyDalmanelloideaSchuchert 1913
familyDalmanellidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyIsorthinaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
genusLeveneaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
speciesnavicula

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
J. G. Johnson 1970Levenea with strongly biconvex form and naviculate pedicle valve.