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Mitromorpha dormitor

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitromorphidae

Taxonomy
Columbella dormitor was named by Sowerby (1844) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Mitromorpha dormitor by Woodring (1928) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
  • Mitromorpha cincta was named by Dall (1900) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene; Florida.]. It is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Mitromorpha dormitor by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Columbella dormitor Sowerby p. 143 figs. pl. 40, fig. 173
1900Mitromorpha cincta Dall p. 95 figs. pl. 3, fig. 6
1928Mitromorpha cincta Woodring p. 250
1928Mitromorpha dormitor Woodring p. 250
1958Mitramorpha cincta DuBar p. 188
2008Mitromorpha dormitor 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)
familyMitromorphidae(Casey 1904)
genusMitromorphaCarpenter 1865
speciesdormitor(Sowerby 1844)

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