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Lepidocoleomorpha

Polychaeta - Phyllodocida

Taxonomy
Lepidocoleomorpha was named by Schallreuter (1985). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Machaeridia by Adrain (1992) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Lepidocoleomorpha Schallreuter
1992Lepidocoleomorpha Adrain p. 27
2002Lepidocoleomorpha Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
RankNameAuthor
classPolychaetaGrube 1850
subclassAciculataRouse and Fauchald 1997
orderPhyllodocidaDales 1962
suborderAphroditiformiaLevinsen 1883
Machaeridia
orderLepidocoleomorphaSchallreuter 1985
orderLepidocoleomorphaSchallreuter 1985

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. M. Adrain 1992Biseriate machaeridians