Bucanopsis leda

Taxonavigation edit

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Spiralia
Cladus: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Gastropoda / Monoplacophora ?
Subclassis: †Amphigastropoda / ?
Ordo: †Bellerophontida / ?
Superfamilia: †Bellerophontoidea
Familiae: †Bellerophontidae – †Bucanellidae – †Bucaniidae – †Cymbulariidae – †Euphemitidae – †Knightitidae – †Plectonotidae – †Pterothecidae – †Sinuitidae – †Temnodiscidae – †Yochelsoniidae
Genera incertae sedis: †Blodgettinotus – †Thoralispira

Name edit

Bellerophontoidea McCoy, 1851


  • Bellerophontina
  • Bellerophontacea

Type genus: Bellerophon

Distribution edit

Temporal range: Cambrian - Triassic

References edit

  • McCoy, F. 1852. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks, with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge with figures of the new and imperfectly known species. Parker & Son, London, 661 pp., 25 pl. Reference page. , page: 307.
  • McCoy, F. 1851. On some new Silurian Mollusca. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany, and Geology 77: 45-63. Reference page

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