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Leangella (Leangella) sholeshookensis

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptestiidae

Taxonomy
Leptelloidea sholeshookensis was named by Jones (1928). Its type specimen is GSM 37538, a valve (dorsal valve internal mould), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Exposure in Lower Cresswell farmyard, 2.5 km south of St. Clears, which is in a Rawtheyan marine mudstone in the Slade and Redhill Mudstone Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Leangella sholeshookensis by Cocks (1978); it was recombined as Leangella (Leangella) sholeshookensis by Cocks (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Leptelloidea sholeshookensis Jones p. 488 figs. pl. 25 f. 19-19a
1978Leangella sholeshookensis Cocks p. 96
2014Leangella (Leangella) sholeshookensis Cocks p. 32 figs. 9A-H

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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
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyLeptestiidaeOpik 1933
genusLeangellaOpik 1933
subgenusLeangellaOpik 1933
speciessholeshookensis()

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