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Rhombothyris conica

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Sellithyrididae

Taxonomy
Rhombothyris conica was named by Middlemiss (1959). Its type specimen is BM BB.16217 (Walker coll.) and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Brickhill, which is in an Aptian marine horizon in the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Rhombothyris conica Middlemiss p. 107 figs. Pl. 15, Fig 7-8; Text Fig. 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyTerebratuloidea(Gray 1840)
familySellithyrididaeMuir - Wood 1965
subfamilyRectithyridinaeMuir-Wood 1965
genusRhombothyris
speciesconica

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