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Bellerophon kyndalynensis

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon (Bellerophon) kyndalynensis was named by Yoo (1994). Its type specimen is ANU F.78348, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kyndalyn. Yoo Loc. 24. Behind Kyndalyn homestead, 10 km S of Somerton, which is in a Chadian/Arundian marine mudstone/limestone in the Merlewood Formation of Australia.

It was recombined as Bellerophon kyndalynensis by Wagner (2017).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Bellerophon (Bellerophon) kyndalynensis Yoo p. 71 figs. pl. 1 f. 9-12
2017Bellerophon kyndalynensis Wagner p. 5595

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyBellerophontidae
subfamilyBellerophontinae
genusBellerophon
specieskyndalynensis()

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Diagnosis
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