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Aphanomena chilcaensis

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae

Taxonomy
Aphanomena chilcaensis was named by Benedetto (1995). Its type specimen is CEGH-UNC 7228., a valve (in), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Seccion del Cerro Agua de Felipe. Layer 2, which is in a Rhuddanian marine sandstone/shale in the La Chilca Formation of Argentina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Aphanomena chilcaensis Benedetto pp. 445 - 448 figs. pl. 60, figs. 8-17

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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
familyLeptostrophiidaeCaster 1939
genusAphanomenaBancroft 1949
specieschilcaensis

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