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Axinopsida pegodonta

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Thyasiridae

Taxonomy
Axinopsida pegodonta was named by Stilwell and Zinsmeister (1992) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Seymour Island, Antarctica.]. Its type specimen is USNM 441614, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is La Meseta Fm Telm 5, which is in a Ypresian/Lutetian coastal sandstone/sandstone in the La Meseta Formation of Antarctica.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Axinopsida pegodonta Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 65 figs. pl. 4, figs. o-q

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyThyasiroideaDall 1900
familyThyasiridaeDall 1901
genusAxinopsida
speciespegodonta

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