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Praelongithyris lankesteri

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Sellithyrididae

Taxonomy
Terebratula lankesteri was named by Walker (1868). Its type specimen is BMH 67591 (Walker coll.) and is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Praelongithyris lankesteri by Middlemiss (1959).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Terebratula lankesteri Walker p. 402 figs. Pl. 19, Fig. 2-2b
1959Praelongithyris lankesteri Middlemiss p. 136 figs. Pl. 18, Fig. 2; Text Fig. 20

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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
genusPraelongithyris
specieslankesteri(Walker 1868)

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