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Tenuicerithium

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Pleisotrochidae

Taxonomy
Tenuicerithium was named by Cossmann (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Ol Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. Its type is Cerithium fragile.

It was assigned to Cerithiinae by Hoerle (1972); to Cerithiadae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pleisotrochidae by Harzhauser (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Tenuicerithium Cossmann p. 30
1972Tenuicerithium Hoerle p. 10
1995Tenuicerithium Pacaud and Le Renard p. 155
2002Tenuicerithium Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Tenuicerithium Harzhauser p. 87

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCampaniloideaDouvillé 1904
familyPleisotrochidaeHoubrick 1990
genusTenuicerithiumCossmann 1896

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