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Pelagiella atlantoides

Helcionelloida - Pelagiellida - Pelagiellidae

Taxonomy
Cyrtolites atlantoides was named by Mathews (1894) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Cambrian; New Brunswick.]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Pelagiella.

It was recombined as Pelagiella atlantoides by Matthew (1895), Runnegar (1981), Brock and Cooper (1993), Landing et al. (2002) and Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Cyrtolites atlantoides Mathews
1895Cyrtolites atlantoides Matthew
1895Pelagiella atlantoides Matthew
1981Pelagiella atlantoides Runnegar figs. f. 2B-E
1993Pelagiella atlantoides Brock and Cooper p. 778
2002Pelagiella atlantoides Landing et al. p. 299
2017Pelagiella atlantoides Wagner p. 5440

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classHelcionelloidaPeel 1991
orderPelagiellida
superfamilyPelagielloidea()
familyPelagiellidae
genusPelagiella
speciesatlantoides(Mathews 1894)

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