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Cerithium (Ptychocerithium)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Taxonomy
Ptychocerithium was named by Sacco (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) by Vredenburg (1928), Beets (1941), Abbass (1967), Shuto (1978), Harzhauser et al. (2002) and Harzhauser (2004).

It was assigned to Cerithiadae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Cerithium by Vredenburg (1928), Beets (1941), Abbass (1967), Shuto (1978), Harzhauser et al. (2002) and Harzhauser (2004); and to Cerithiidae by Zunino and Pavia (2009).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Ptychocerithium Sacco
1928Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Vredenburg p. 358
1941Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Beets p. 52
1967Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Abbass p. 36
1978Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Shuto p. 146
1995Ptychocerithium Pacaud and Le Renard p. 155
2002Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Harzhauser et al.
2002Ptychocerithium Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) Harzhauser p. 115
2009Ptycocerithium Zunino and Pavia p. 361

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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)
subgenusCerithium (Ptychocerithium)(Sacco 1895)
subgenusPtychocerithium(Sacco 1895)

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