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Rhipidomena fillocostellata

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Rhipidomena fillocostellata was named by Cooper (1956). Its type specimen is USNM 117671a, a valve, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 1 mile by road northwest of Big Springs, Binfield, which is in a Blackriveran marine sandstone in the Sevier Shale Formation of Tennessee.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Rhipidomena fillocostellata Cooper pp. 867 - 868 figs. Plate 254, B, figures 4-6

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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
familyStrophomenidaeKing 1846
subfamilyStrophomeninaeKing 1846
genusRhipidomena
speciesfillocostellata

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