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Gemmula machapoorensis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Drillia vaningeni machapoorensis was named by Maury (1925) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene; Caribbean.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Gemmula machapoorensis by Woodring (1970) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonyms
  • Turris brassoensis was named by Mansfield (1925) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene; Trinidad and Tobago.]. Its type specimen is USNM 352626, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Gemmula machapoorensis by Woodring (1970).
  • Hemipleurotoma bitropis was named by Gardner (1938) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Miocene; Florida.]. It is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Gemmula machapoorensis by Woodring (1970).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1925Turris brassoensis Mansfield pp. 14-15 figs. pl. 2, figs. 7, 8
1925Drillia vaningeni machapoorensis Maury p. 191 figs. pl. 32, figs. 5, 9
1938Hemipleurotoma bitropis Gardner p. 290 figs. pl. 38, fig. 29
1970Gemmula machapoorensis Woodring p. 362
2008Gemmula machapoorensis 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)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
genusGemmula(Weinkauff 1875)
speciesmachapoorensis(Maury 1925)

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