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Brachycythara gibba

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mangeliidae

Taxonomy
Cythara gibba was named by Guppy (1896) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic.]. Its type specimen is USNM 107144, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Brachycythara gibba by Woodring (1928) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Cythara gibba Guppy p. 306 figs. p. 27, fig. 9
1917Cythara gibba Maury p. 59
1928Brachycythara gibba Woodring p. 175
2008Brachycythara gibba Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMangeliidae(Fischer 1884)
genusBrachycythara
speciesgibba(Guppy 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