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Turbinella episoma

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turbinellidae

Taxonomy
Fusus episomus was named by Michelotti (1861) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene; Mediterranean-Iran, Pakistan.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Xancus episomus by Cox (1934); it was recombined as Xancus episoma by Iqbal (1980); it was recombined as Turbinella episoma by Bellardi (1884), Vredenburg (1925), Harzhauser (2004) and Harzhauser et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Fusus episomus Michelotti p. 160 figs. pl. 16, fig. 5
1884Turbinella episoma Bellardi p. 52
1925Turbinella episoma Vredenburg p. 168
1934Xancus episomus Cox p. 343
1980Xancus episoma Iqbal p. 52
2004Turbinella episoma Harzhauser p. 138
2009Turbinella episoma Harzhauser et al. p. 362

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyTurbinellidaeSwainson 1840
subfamilyTurbinellinaeSwainson 1840
genusTurbinellaLamarck 1799
speciesepisoma(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