|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
It was reranked as Holopella (Murchisonia) by Murchison (1854); it was reranked as Pleurotomaria (Murchisonia) by Hall (1856); it was reranked as Bembexia (Murchisonia) by Lawson (1955).
It was assigned to Holopella by Murchison (1854); to Pleurotomaria by Hall (1856); to Bembexia by Lawson (1955); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Murchisoniidae by Knight et al. (1960), Bouchet et al. (2005) and Wagner (2017).
|Year||Name and author|
|1841||Murchisonia d'Archiac and de Verneuil|
|1854||Holopella (Murchisonia) Murchison pp. 88, 194, 489|
|1856||Pleurotomaria (Murchisonia) Hall p. 26|
|1888||Goniostropha Oehlert and Oehlert|
|1907||Murchisonia (Goniostropha) Perner p. 122|
|1955||Bembexia (Murchisonia) Lawson|
|1960||Murchisonia Knight et al. p. 291|
|2002||Murchisonia Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Pseudomurchisonia Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2005||Murchisonia Bouchet et al. p. 43|
|2017||Murchisonia Wagner p. G345|
Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data
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.