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Notopeplum polita

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Voluta polita was named by Tate (1889) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene; Southern Australia.]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Notopeplum.

It was recombined as Notopeplum polita by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Voluta polita Tate p. 127 figs. pl. 2, fig. 7
1970Notopeplum polita Darragh p. 188

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyZidoninaeAdams and A 1853
genusNotopeplumFinlay 1927
speciespolita(Tate 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