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Liospira affinis

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Eotomariidae

Taxonomy
Raphistoma affinis was named by Foerste (1887). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was corrected as Raphistoma affine by Foerste (1893); it was recombined as Raphistomina affinis by Stearn (1956); it was recombined as Liospira affinis by McLearn (1924) and Wagner et al. (2007).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Raphistoma affinis Foerste p. 95 figs. pl. 14 f. 18
1893Raphistoma affine Foerste p. 550 figs. pl. 28 f. 18; pl. 37 f. 1a-c
1924Liospira affinis McLearn p. 144 figs. pl. 20 f. 26-27
1956Raphistomina affinis Stearn
2007Liospira affinis Wagner et al. p. appendix

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyEotomariidaeWenz 1938
subfamilyLiospirinae
genusLiospira
speciesaffinis()

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