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Melongena consors

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Pyrula consors was named by Sowerby (1850) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Melongena melongena consors by Woodring (1964); it was recombined as Melongena consors by Maury (1917), Olsson (1922), Weisbord (1929), Petuch (1988) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Pyrula consors Sowerby p. 49
1917Melongena consors Maury p. 85
1922Melongena consors Olsson p. 112
1929Melongena consors Weisbord p. 44
1964Melongena melongena consors Woodring p. 273
1988Melongena consors Petuch p. 59
2010Melongena consors Landau and Marques da Silva p. 77

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
subfamilyMelongeninae(Gill 1871)
genusMelongenaSchumacher 1817
speciesconsors(Sowerby 1850)

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