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Olivella mutica

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Olividae

Taxonomy
Oliva mutica was named by Say (1822) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Pliocene-Recent; New Jersey-circum-Caribbean.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Olivella (Dactylidia) mutica by Cossmann (1899), Olsson and Harbison (1953), Olsson (1956) and DuBar (1958); it was recombined as Olivella mutica by Dall (1890), Abbott (1954), Richards (1962), Spencer and Campbell (1987) and Petuch and Roberts (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1822Oliva mutica Say p. 228
1860Oliva mutica Holmes p. 76
1890Olivella mutica Dall p. 45
1899Olivella (Dactylidia) mutica Cossmann p. 54
1953Olivella (Dactylidia) mutica Olsson and Harbison p. 186
1954Olivella mutica Abbott p. 246
1956Olivella (Dactylidia) mutica Olsson p. 184
1958Olivella (Dactylidia) mutica DuBar p. 189
1962Olivella mutica Richards p. 85
1987Olivella mutica Spencer and Campbell p. 68
2007Olivella mutica Petuch and Roberts p. 183

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyOlivoidea(Troschel 1869)
familyOlividaeLatreille 1825
genusOlivellaSwainson 1831
speciesmutica(Say 1822)

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