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Kimberella quadrata

Taxonomy
Kimberella quadrata was named by Glaessner (1959). Its type specimen is P12734 and is an impression. It is the type species of Kimberella.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Kimberella quadrata Glaessner p. 391 figs. pl. 47, Fig. 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Kimberellomorpha
RankNameAuthor
genusKimberellaGlaessner 1959
speciesquadrataGlaessner 1959

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