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Discomyorthis musculosa

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Taxonomy
Orthis musculosa was named by Hall (1857). It is the type species of Discomyorthis.

It was recombined as Rhipidomella musculosa by Clarke (1908); it was recombined as Rhipidomelloides musculosus by Amsden and Ventress (1963); it was recombined as Discomyorthis musculosa by Johnson (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Orthis musculosa Hall p. 46
1908Rhipidomella musculosa Clarke p. 201 figs. Pl. 42, figs. 1-5.
1963Rhipidomelloides musculosus Amsden and Ventress p. 62 figs. Pl. 1, figs. 18-24.
1970Discomyorthis musculosa Johnson p. 85 figs. Pl. 7, figs. 23-26

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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
familyRhipidomellidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyRhipidomellinaeSchuchert 1913
genusDiscomyorthis
speciesmusculosa(Hall 1857)

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