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Taphrodonta (Taphrodonta) parallela

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Plectambonitidae

Taxonomy
Taphrodonta parallela was named by Cooper (1956). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ikes Canyon, Toquima Range, which is in a Whiterockian carbonate limestone in the Antelope Valley Formation of Nevada.

It was recombined as Taphrodonta (Taphrodonta) parallela by Cocks and Rong (1989).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Taphrodonta parallela Cooper p. 741 figs. pl. 165, figs 1- 22
1989Taphrodonta (Taphrodonta) parallela Cocks and Rong p. 92

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyPlectambonitidaeKozlowski 1929
subfamilyTaphrodontinaeCooper 1956
genusTaphrodonta
subgenusTaphrodonta
speciesparallela()

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