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Maoricolpus murrayana

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Taxonomy
Torcula murrayana was named by Tate (1885) [DISTRIBUTION: Middle Miocene; Southern Australia.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Turritella murrayana by Tate (1893); it was recombined as Maoricolpus murrayana by Darragh (1970).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Torcula murrayana Tate p. 227
1893Turritella murrayana Tate
1970Maoricolpus murrayana Darragh p. 183

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(Férussac 1819)
familyTurritellidaeLovén 1847
subfamilyTurritellinaeLovén 1847
genusMaoricolpusFinlay 1926
speciesmurrayana(Tate 1885)

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