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Melongena laxecarinatus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Fusus laxecarinatus was named by Michelotti (1861) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene; Mediterranean.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Cuma laxecarinatus by Bellardi (1882); it was recombined as Melongena laxecarinatus by Rovereto (1900) and Harzhauser (2004).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Fusus laxecarinatus Michelotti figs. pl. 12, fig. 12
1882Cuma laxecarinatus Bellardi p. 192
1900Melongena laxecarinatus Rovereto p. 171
2004Melongena laxecarinatus Harzhauser p. 137

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
subfamilyMelongeninae(Gill 1871)
genusMelongenaSchumacher 1817
specieslaxecarinatus(Michelotti 1861)

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