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Patriaspirifer kobehana

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Hysterolitidae

Taxonomy
Spirifer kobehana was named by Merriam (1940) [= Spirifer raricosta Walcott, 1884, p. 135, Pl. 4, figs 2, 2a( ?) ; Pl. 14, fig. 12; not Conrad, 1842.]. Its type specimen is USNM 96387 and is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Patriaspirifer.

It was recombined as Acrospirifer kobehana by Johnson (1970); it was recombined as Patriaspirifer kobehana by Johnson (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Spirifer kobehana Merriam p. 86 figs. pl. 6 f. 8-10; pl. 11 f. 12-13
1970Acrospirifer kobehana Johnson pp. 190 - 192 figs. pl. 56 f. 1-4, 14-17; pl. 57 f. 7-11; pl
1995Patriaspirifer kobehana Johnson p. 198

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderDelthyridinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyDelthyridoideaPhillips 1841
familyHysterolitidaeTermier and Termier 1949
subfamilyHysterolitinaeTermier and Termier 1949
genusPatriaspiriferJohnson 1995
specieskobehana()

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