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Nanorthis carinata

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Plectorthidae

Taxonomy
Nanorthis carinata was named by Laurie (1980) [= 1904 Orthis lenticularis Wahlenberg; Etheridge, pl. 10, figs 5-9. = ? 1948 Tritoechia lewisi Brown, p. 37. = 1974 Nanorthis sp., Corbett & Banks, pl. 2, figs 1,2, 5 (no description). = 1974 Nanorthis cf. hamburgensis (Walcott); Corbett & Banks, pl. 1, fig. 12 (no description).]. Its type specimen is UTGD 97362 and is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Nanorthis carinata Laurie pp. 15 - 16 figs. 4L, NQ; 5A-C, E, F

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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
familyPlectorthidaeSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
genusNanorthis
speciescarinata

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