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Fastigiella (Mellevillia)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Taxonomy
Mellevillia was named by Cossmann (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l].

It was reranked as Fastigiella (Mellevillia) by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995).

It was assigned to Fastigiella by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Mellevillia Cossmann
1995Fastigiella (Mellevillia) Pacaud and Le Renard p. 155
2002Mellevillia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyCerithiidae(Fleming 1822)
genusFastigiellaReeve 1848
subgenusMellevillia(Cossmann 1889)

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