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Pyrazisinus

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Batillariidae

Taxonomy
Pyrazisinus was named by Heilprin (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u T Plio]. Its type is Pyrazisinus campanulatus.

It was reranked as Potamides (Pyrazisinus) by Weisbord (1929); it was reranked as Pyrazus (Pyrazisinus) by Olsson (1967); it was reranked as Terebralia (Pyrazisinus) by Todd (2001).

It was assigned to Potamides by Weisbord (1929); to Pyrazus by Olsson (1967); to Terebralia by Todd (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Potamididae by Petuch (1997) and Petuch (2004); and to Batillariidae by Harzhauser (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Pyrazisinus Heilprin
1929Potamides (Pyrazisinus) Weisbord p. 39
1967Pyrazus (Pyrazisinus) Olsson p. 38
1997Pyrazisinus Petuch p. 126
2001Terebralia (Pyrazisinus) Todd
2002Pyrazisinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Pyrazisinus Petuch pp. 269, 270
2007Pyrazisinus Harzhauser p. 94

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyBatillariidae(Thiele 1929)
genusPyrazisinusHeilprin 1886

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