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Fusinus colus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Taxonomy
Murex colus was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Fusinus.

It was recombined as Fusinus colus by Rafinesque (1815), Woodring (1964) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Murex colus Linnaeus
1815Fusinus colus Rafinesque p. 145
1964Fusinus colus Woodring p. 275
2010Fusinus colus Landau and Marques da Silva p. 79

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyFasciolariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyFusininaeSwainson 1840
genusFusinusRafinesque 1815
speciescolus(Linnaeus 1758)

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