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Oxyprora missouriensis

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Bransoniidae

Taxonomy
Conocardium missouriensis was named by Girty (1915). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Station 429. 6th and Bluff streets, Kansas City, which is in a Missourian carbonate limestone in the Drum Formation of Missouri.

It was recombined as Pseudoconocardium missouriensis by Hoare et al. (1978) and Hoare et al. (1979); it was recombined as Oxyprora missouriensis by Hoare et al. (2002) and Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Conocardium missouriensis Girty p. 353 figs. pl. 28 f. 3, 3a-c
1978Pseudoconocardium missouriensis Hoare et al. p. 1033 figs. pl. 2 f. 8-9
1979Pseudoconocardium missouriensis Hoare et al. p. 61 figs. pl. 18 f. 2-3
2002Oxyprora missouriensis Hoare et al. p. 13 figs. f. 7.2-7.17
2017Oxyprora missouriensis Wagner p. 3119

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classRostroconchia
orderConocardiida()
superfamilyConocardioideaMiller 1889
familyBransoniidae
genusOxyprora
speciesmissouriensis()

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