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Costistricklandia gaspeensis

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Stricklandiidae

Stricklandia gaspeensis was named by Billings (1859) [Stricklandia Gaspeensis. Lectotype selected by Jin and Caldwell (1991) and originally illustrated in Billings (1874, p. 83, text-fig. 49)]. Its type specimen is GSC 3047a, a valve, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Costistricklandia.

It was recombined as Stricklandinia gaspeensis by Billings (1874); it was corrected as Stricklandia gaspiensis by Twenhofel (1928); it was recombined as Costistricklandia gaspeensis by Amsden (1953) and Jin and Copper (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Stricklandia gaspeensis Billings p. 134
1874Stricklandinia gaspeensis Billings p. 83 figs. text fig. 49, pl. 6, fig. 4a.
1928Stricklandia gaspiensis Twenhofel pp. 202 - 203
1939Stricklandia gaspeensis Northrop pp. 169 - 171 figs. Plate 14, figures 1-6
1953Costistricklandia gaspeensis Amsden p. 143 figs. text-fig. 6
2000Costistricklandia gaspeensis Jin and Copper p. 57 figs. Pl. 27, figs. 1-9; Pl. 28, figs. 1-13

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderPentameridaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
suborderPentameridinaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
superfamilyStricklandioideaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
familyStricklandiidaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
subfamilyStricklandiinaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
genusCostistricklandiaAmsden 1953
speciesgaspeensis(Billings 1859)

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.

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