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Paraborsonia varicosa

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae

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

It was recombined as Borsonia (Paraborsonia) varicosa by Pilsbry (1922); it was recombined as Paraborsonia varicosa by Petuch (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Mitra varicosa Sowerby
1922Borsonia (Paraborsonia) varicosa Pilsbry p. 326
1988Paraborsonia varicosa Petuch p. 157

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBorsoniidae(Bellardi 1875)
genusParaborsoniaPilsbry 1922
speciesvaricosa(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