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Stigmaulax

Gastropoda - Naticidae

Taxonomy
Stigmaulax was named by Morch (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 548]. It is extant. Its type is Natica sulcata.

It was reranked as Natica (Stigmaulax) by Cossmann (1924) and Gardner (1947).

It was assigned to Natica by Cossmann (1924) and Gardner (1947); to Naticidae by Todd (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Naticinae by Woodring (1928) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Stigmaulax Morch pp. p. 133
1924Natica (Stigmaulax) Cossmann p. 115
1928Stigmaulax Woodring p. 382
1947Natica (Stigmaulax) Gardner p. 546
2001Stigmaulax Todd
2002Stigmaulax Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Stigmaulax Landau and Marques da Silva p. 46

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyNaticinaeGuilding 1834
genusStigmaulaxMorch 1852

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