Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Redstonia visbyensis

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Pseudobigaleaidae

Taxonomy
Bigalea visbyensis was named by Pojeta and Runnegar (1976). It is not extant. Its type specimen is SMNH.Mo.18552. Its type locality is Visby C, which is in a Sheinwoodian marine marl in the Upper Visby Formation of Sweden.

It was recombined as Redstonia visbyensis by Caldwell and Chatterton (1995), Rogalla and Amler (2006) and Wagner (2020).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Bigalea visbyensis Pojeta and Runnegar p. 77 figs. pl. 35 f. 13-17; pl. 36 f. 1-4
1995Redstonia visbyensis Caldwell and Chatterton
2006Redstonia visbyensis Rogalla and Amler pp. 184 - 185 figs. 4A-S
2020Redstonia visbyensis Wagner p. 3128

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classRostroconchia
orderConocardiida()
superfamilyHippocardioideaPojeta and Runnegar 1976
familyPseudobigaleaidae
subfamilyPseudobigaleainaeHoare et al. 2002
genusRedstonia
speciesvisbyensis()

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