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Leptostrophia beckii

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae

Taxonomy
Strophomena (Strophodonta) beckii was named by Hall (1857) [= Leptostrophia sp. Williams, 1953b, Pl. 9, figs. 12, 13.].

It was recombined as Leptostrophia becki by Hall and Clarke (1892); it was recombined as Rhytistrophia beckii by Cooper (1944); it was recombined as Leptostrophia beckii by Johnson (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Strophomena (Strophodonta) beckii Hall p. 52 figs. 1-4
1892Leptostrophia becki Hall and Clarke figs. Pl. 13, figs. 23, 24
1944Rhytistrophia beckii Cooper p. 341 figs. Pl. 131, figs. 26-28.
1970Leptostrophia beckii Johnson pp. 127 - 128 figs. Pl. 29, figs. 10, 11

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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
familyLeptostrophiidaeCaster 1939
genusLeptostrophiaHall and Clarke 1892
speciesbeckii(Hall 1857)

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