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Bunyerichnus was named by Glaessner (1969) [Sepkoski's age data: V u].

It was assigned to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975); and to Medusae by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Bunyerichnus Glaessner
1975Bunyerichnus Hantzschel
2002Bunyerichnus Sepkoski, Jr.

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genusBunyerichnusGlaessner 1969

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.

W. Hantzschel 1975Curved surface locomotion trail; somewhat variable width, changing throughout observed length from 2 to 3 cm; submedian ridge about 2 mm wide, distance from margins slightly variable; distinctly transverse rise-and-groove sculpture: grooves about 2 mm long, separated by longer straight rises ending in pitlike depressions.