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Megastrophia iddingsi

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophodontidae

Taxonomy
Stropheodonta iddingsi was named by Merriam (1940) [= Strophodonta demissa Walcott, 1884, p. 118, Pl. 2, figs. 9, 9a, 9b; not Conrad, 1842.].

It was recombined as Megastrophia iddingsi by Johnson (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Stropheodonta iddingsi Merriam p. 79 figs. Pl. 6, fig. 6.
1970Megastrophia iddingsi Johnson pp. 122 - 123 figs. Pl. 26, figs. 1-16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyStrophodontidaeCaster 1939
genusMegastrophia
speciesiddingsi()

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