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Brachyprion (Protomegastrophia) profunda

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophodontidae

Taxonomy
Leptaena profunda was named by Hall (1852). It is the type species of Protomegastrophia.

It was recombined as Strophodonta profunda by Hall (1867); it was recombined as Stropheodonta (Brachyprion) profunda by Hall and Clarke (1892); it was recombined as Protomegastrophia profunda by Northrop (1939); it was recombined as Brachyprion (Protomegastrophia) profunda by Jin and Chatterton (1997).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Leptaena profunda Hall
1867Strophodonta profunda Hall pp. 369, 392 figs. pl. 13, figs. 3-4
1892Stropheodonta (Brachyprion) profunda Hall and Clarke figs. pl. 13, figs. 1-5; pl. 20, figs. 29 - 31
1939Protomegastrophia profunda Northrop p. 172
1997Brachyprion (Protomegastrophia) profunda Jin and Chatterton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyStrophodontidaeCaster 1939
genusBrachyprion
subgenusProtomegastrophia(Caster 1939)
speciesprofunda(Hall 1852)

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
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