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Rhipidomena subparallela

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

Taxonomy
Rhipidomena subparallela was named by Cooper (1956). Its type specimen is USNM 117679, a valve, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Road cut and quarry on U. S. Highway 25W, 4.7 miles south of Clinton, which is in a Chazyan shallow subtidal limestone in the Elway Formation of Virginia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Rhipidomena subparallela Cooper p. 127 figs. Plate 251, A, figures 1-12

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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
familyRafinesquinidaeSchuchert 1893
subfamilyRafinesquininaeSchuchert 1893
genusRhipidomena
speciessubparallela

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