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Sampo transversa

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptestiidae

Taxonomy
Sampo transversa was named by Cocks (2014) [= Sampo cf. ruralis Hiller 1980 p. 179 f. 272, 274-280]. Its type specimen is BC 59793, a valve (ventral valve internal mould), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Quarry at Talfan Farm, west of Llanddowror, which is in a Cautleyan carbonate limestone in the Sholeshook Formation of the United Kingdom.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Sampo transversa Cocks p. 33 figs. 9I-R

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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
genusSampoOpik 1933
speciestransversa

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