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Plectambonites radiata

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Plectambonitidae

Taxonomy
Strophomena radiata was named by Schmidt (1858). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Erra, Kõrgekallas Formation, which is in an Uhaku marine horizon in the Kõrgekallas Formation of Estonia.

It was recombined as Plectambonites radiata by Öpik (1930); it was recombined as Plectambonites radiatus by Cocks and Rong (1989).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Strophomena radiata Schmidt p. 215
1930Plectambonites radiata Öpik p. 122 figs. pl. 7, figs 82-83
1989Plectambonites radiatus Cocks and Rong p. 88

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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
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyPlectambonitidaeKozlowski 1929
subfamilyPlectambonitinaeJones 1928
genusPlectambonitesPander 1830
speciesradiata()

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