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Acanthorthis terreneuvensis

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Platystrophiidae

Taxonomy
Acanthorthis terreneuvensis was named by Neuman (1976). Its type specimen is GSC 34986, a valve (ventral valve), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Virgin Arm, which is in a Darriwilian carbonate limestone in the Cobbs Arm Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Acanthorthis.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Acanthorthis terreneuvensis Neuman pp. 22 - 23 figs. Pl. 2, figs. 22-28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyPlectorthoideaSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
familyPlatystrophiidaeSchuchert 1929
genusAcanthorthis
speciesterreneuvensis

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