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Rimella rimosa

Gastropoda - Strombidae

Taxonomy
Murex rimosus was named by Solander (1766) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene-Early Oligocene; Europe.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Rostellaria rimosa by d'Orbigny (1850); it was recombined as Rostellaria (Rimella) rimosa by Lowry et al. (1866); it was recombined as Rimella rimosa by Morellet and Morellet (1935) and Harzhauser (2004).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1766Murex rimosus Solander p. 1766
1850Rostellaria rimosa d'Orbigny
1866Rostellaria (Rimella) rimosa Lowry et al.
1935Rimella rimosa Morellet and Morellet p. 99
2004Rimella rimosa Harzhauser p. 127

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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
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyStrombidaeRafinesque 1815
genusRimellaAgasiz 1841
speciesrimosa(Solander 1766)

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