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Stropheodonta magnacosta

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophodontidae

Taxonomy
Stropheodonta magnacosta was named by Johnson (1970). Its type specimen is USNM 156915 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USNM 10730. McColley Canyon, Sulphur Spring Range, which is in an Emsian carbonate limestone in the McColley Canyon Formation of Nevada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Stropheodonta magnacosta Johnson pp. 124 - 125 figs. Pl. 21, figs. 1-12

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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
speciesStropheodonta magnacosta
speciesmagnacosta

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 1970Coarsely costate Stropheodonta without associated parvicostellae.