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Brachilyrodesma radkei

Bivalvia - Lyrodesmatidae

Taxonomy
Brachilyrodesma radkei was named by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977). Its type specimen is GSQ F 11679, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Brachilyrodesma.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Brachilyrodesma radkei Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson pp. 29-30 figs. pl. 26 f. 1-5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
superfamilyLyrodesmatoideaUlrich 1894
familyLyrodesmatidaeUlrich 1894
genusBrachilyrodesma
speciesradkei

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