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Naticopsis minima

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Taxonomy
Natica minima was named by Brown (1841). Its type locality is Newtown, River Irk, Bed 4, which is in a Wuchiapingian shallow subtidal packstone in the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Littorina minima by Howse (1848); it was recombined as Naticopsis minima by Airaghi (1907), Dietz (1911), Pattison (1977), Hollingworth and Barker (1991) and Mazaev (2015).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Natica minima Brown p. 64 figs. pl. 7 f. 22-24
1848Natica hercynica Geinitz p. 7 figs. Pl 3, figs 11-13
1848Littorina minima Howse p. 240
1850Natica minima King p. 212 figs. pl. 16 f. 29
1857Littorina hercynica Howse p. 470
1861Natica minima Geinitz p. 50 figs. Pl 11, figs 20-22
1907Naticopsis minima Airaghi p. 55
1911Naticopsis minima Dietz p. 472 figs. pl. 14 f. 6
1977Naticopsis minima Pattison p. 40
1991Naticopsis minima Hollingworth and Barker p. 356 figs. 4, 11, 12.5-12.7
2015Naticopsis minima Mazaev p. 960 figs. Pl 34, figs 14,15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
subfamilyNaticopsidae()
genusNaticopsis
speciesminima()

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available