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Bellerophon carinatus

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon carinatus was named by de Sowerby and Murchison (1839) [de Sowerby in Murchison 1839]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cymbularia carinata by Cowper Reed (1921) and Peel (1977); it was recombined as Bucaniopsis carinatus by Pitcher (1939); it was recombined as Ptychosphaera carinata by Wagner (2017).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Bellerophon carinatus de Sowerby and Murchison p. 604 figs. pl. 3 f. 1d, 4
1921Cymbularia carinata Cowper Reed pp. 64 - 66 figs. pl. 10 f. 12
1939Bucaniopsis carinatus Pitcher p. 121
1977Cymbularia carinata Peel pp. 18 - 19 figs. pl. 1 f. 13, 18; txt. f. 4
1994Bellerophon carinatus Yoo p. 71 figs. pl. 1 f. 4
2017Ptychosphaera carinata Wagner p. S0254

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

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