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Kirkina millardensis

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Kirkina millardensis was named by Salmon (1942). Its type specimen is Columbia Univ. 25917 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Point of Rocks, which is in a Whiterockian peritidal limestone in the Lehman Formation of Utah. It is the type species of Kirkina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Kirkina millardensis Salmon p. 599 figs. pl. 87, figs. 34, 35, 19
1956Kirkina millardensis Cooper p. 866

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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
subfamilyFurcitellinaeWilliams 1965
genusKirkina
speciesmillardensis

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