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Eoplectodonta penkillensis

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Sowerbyellidae

Taxonomy
Plectambonites transversalis penkillensis was named by Reed (1917) [lectotype designated by Cocks (1970).]. Its type specimen is B 44710 and is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Sowerbyella penkillensis by Jones (1928); it was recombined as Eoplectodonta penkillensis by Cocks (1970).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Plectambonites transversalis penkillensis Reed p. 888 figs. pl. 16, figs. 3-7.
1928Sowerbyella penkillensis Jones p. 443
1970Eoplectodonta penkillensis Cocks pp. 172 - 177 figs. (Plate 9, figs. 1-15, Plate 10, figs. 1-12, Plate 11, figs. 1-16)

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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
familySowerbyellidaeOpik 1930
subfamilySowerbyellinaeOpik 1930
genusEoplectodontaKozlowski 1929
speciespenkillensis(Reed 1917)

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