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Megathyrididae Dall, 1870

104033  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104033)

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  1. Genus Argyrotheca Dall, 1900
  2. Genus Joania Alvarez, Brunton & Long, 2008
  3. Genus Megathiris d'Orbigny, 1847
  4. Genus Argiope Eudes-Deslongchamps, 1843 accepted as Megathiris d'Orbigny, 1847 (unaccepted > junior homonym, Genus name pre-occupied by spider genus Argiope Audouin, 1826.)
  5. Genus Cistella Gray, 1853 accepted as Argyrotheca Dall, 1900 (unaccepted > junior homonym, Genus name 'Cistella' was preoccupied by an insect genus.)
  6. Genus Megathyris d'Orbigny, 1847 accepted as Megathiris d'Orbigny, 1847 (unaccepted > unjustified emendation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Dall W.H. (1870). A revision of the Terebratulidae and Lingulidae, with remarks on and descriptions of some recent forms. <em>American Journal of Conchology.</em> 6(2):88–168, pl. 6–8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6991665 [details]   
Verhoeff, T. (2024). World Brachiopoda Database. Megathyrididae Dall, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104033 on 2024-04-19
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original description Dall W.H. (1870). A revision of the Terebratulidae and Lingulidae, with remarks on and descriptions of some recent forms. <em>American Journal of Conchology.</em> 6(2):88–168, pl. 6–8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6991665 [details]   

basis of record Hayward, P.J. & J.S. Ryland (Eds.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. <em>Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK.</em> 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Howson, C.M. (2001). Brachiopoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 334 (look up in IMIS[details]