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Prunum prunum

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Marginellidae

Taxonomy
Voluta prunum was named by Gmelin (1791) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Prunum.

It was recombined as Marginella (Marginella) prunum by Weisbord (1962); it was recombined as Prunum prunum by Herrmannsen (1852), Olsson (1964) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1791Voluta prunum Gmelin
1852Prunum prunum Herrmannsen p. 113
1962Marginella (Marginella) prunum Weisbord p. 400
1964Prunum prunum Olsson p. 130
2010Prunum prunum Landau and Marques da Silva p. 84

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMarginellidaeFleming 1828
subfamilyMarginellinaeFleming 1828
genusPrunumSwainson 1840
speciesprunum(Gmelin 1791)

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