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Nerita (Nerita) caronis

Gastropoda - Neritidae

Taxonomy
Nerita caronis was named by Brongniart (1823) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene-Oligocene. DISTRIBUTION: Italy, Macedonia, Iran]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Nerita (Nerita) caronis by Harzhauser (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1823Nerita caronis Brongniart p. 60 figs. pl. 2, fig. 14
2004Nerita (Nerita) caronis Harzhauser p. 105

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNeritidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyNeritinaeRafinesque 1815
genusNeritaLinnaeus 1758
subgenusNeritaLinnaeus 1758
speciescaronis(Brongniart 1823)

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