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Besselodus

Conodonta - Belodellida

Taxonomy
Besselodus was named by Aldridge (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi-u O Ashg-m Sepkoski's reference number: 800]. Its type is Besselodus arcticus.

It was assigned to Strachanognathidae by Dzik (1994); to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Belodellida by Agematsu et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Besselodus Aldridge
1994Besselodus Dzik p. 60
2002Besselodus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Besselodus Agematsu et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
orderBelodellidaSweet 1988
genusBesselodus

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