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Thelecythara mucronata

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Horaiclavidae

Taxonomy
Cythara mucronata was named by Guppy (1896) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Pliocene; Jamaica.]. Its type specimen is USNM 107087, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Thelecythara mucronata by Woodring (1928) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Cythara mucronata Guppy p. 306 figs. pl. 17, fig. 6
1896Cythara mucronata Guppy p. 306 figs. pl. 17, fig. 6
1928Thelecythara mucronata Woodring p. 173
2008Thelecythara mucronata Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyHoraiclavidae
genusThelecythara
speciesmucronata(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