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Eoplectodonta duvalii

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Sowerbyellidae

Leptaena duvalii was named by Davidson (1847). Its type specimen is B 13730, a valve (pedicle valve), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Sowerbyella duvali by Jones (1928); it was recombined as Eoplectodonta duvalii by Cocks (1970) and Bassett and Cocks (1974); it was recombined as Plectodonta duvali by Manten (1971); it was recombined as Eoplectodonta duvali by Curtis (1972); it was recombined as Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) duvalii by Davidson (1847) and Rubel (2011).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) duvalii Davidson
1928Sowerbyella duvali Jones p. 451
1970Eoplectodonta duvalii Cocks pp. 182 - 184 figs. Plate 12, figs. 14-16, Plate 13, figs. 3, 7, 10
1971Plectodonta duvali Manten
1972Eoplectodonta duvali Curtis
1974Eoplectodonta duvalii Bassett and Cocks
2011Eoplectodonta (Eoplectodonta) duvalii Rubel

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familySowerbyellidaeOpik 1930
subfamilySowerbyellinaeOpik 1930
genusEoplectodontaKozlowski 1929
speciesduvalii(Davidson 1847)

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.

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