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Paraorthograptus pacificus

Pterobranchia -

Taxonomy
Climacograptus innotatus pacificus was named by Ruedemann (1947).

It was recombined as Climacograptus pacificus by Carter and Churkin (1977); it was recombined as Paraorthograptus pacificus by Williams (1982), Melchin (1987) and Chen et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Climacograptus innotatus pacificus Ruedemann p. 429 figs. pl. 73, fig. 20
1977Climacograptus pacificus Carter and Churkin
1982Paraorthograptus pacificus Williams p. 42 figs. text-fig. 10d–i.
1983Paraorthograptus minor Wang pp. 142- 143 figs. pl. 6, figs. 1, 6.
1983Paraorthograptus fenxiangensis Wang p. 143 figs. pi. 6, fig. 8.
1987Paraorthograptus pacificus Melchin pp. 200 - 201 figs. Plate 2, figures 15-17.
2005Paraorthograptus pacificus Chen et al. pp. 243 - 244 figs. Text-figure 3D, J, M–N, W

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumHemichordataBateson 1885
RankNameAuthor
classPterobranchiaLankester 1877
classGraptolithina(Bronn 1849)
Graptoloida
genusParaorthograptus
speciespacificus(Ruedemann 1947)

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