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Leptocoelina squamosa

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Leptocoeliidae

Taxonomy
Leptocoelina squamosa was named by Johnson (1970). Its type specimen is USNM 157095 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USNM 10713. South end of Ribbit Hill, north flank of Whiterock Canyon, which is in a Siegen carbonate limestone in the Rabbit Hill Limestone Formation of Nevada. It is the type species of Leptocoelina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Leptocoelina squamosa Johnson pp. 171 - 173 figs. Pl. 45, figs. 1-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyLeptocoeliidaeBoucot and Gill 1956
genusLeptocoelina
speciessquamosa

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