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Thebesia thebesensis

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Rhynchotreta thebesensis was named by Foerste (1909). It is the type species of Thebesia.

It was recombined as Thebesia thebesensis by Jin and Chatterton (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Rhynchotreta parva Savage pp. 125 - 126 figs. Plate VII, figures 9 and 10
1997Thebesia thebesensis Jin and Chatterton

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyTrigonirhynchiidaeMcLaren 1965
subfamilyVirginiatinaeAmsden 1974
genusThebesiaAmsden 1974
speciesthebesensis(Foerste 1909)

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesf
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-04-13 10:30:20
Modified: 2009-06-11 21:34:41
Source: f = family, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Gamachian to the top of the Sheinwoodian or 449.50000 to 430.50000 Ma

Collections (8 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Gamachian449.5 - 443.7USA (Illinois) Rhynchotreta parva (173287) Rhynchotreta thebesensis (173289)
Rhuddanian443.4 - 440.8China (ZheJiang) Thebesia thebesensis (188392)
Rhuddanian443.4 - 440.8China (Jiangxi) Thebesia thebesensis (151943)
Sheinwoodian433.4 - 430.5Canada (Nunavut) Thebesia thebesensis (26003 26009 26013 26014)