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Siphonochelus (Siphonochelus) cercadicus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Typhis cercadicus was named by Maury (1917) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic. TYPE SPECIMEN: Now at PRI.]. Its type specimen is Cornell Paleo. Lab. 36813, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Laevityphis (Laevityphis) cercadicus by Keen (1944); it was recombined as Siphonochelus (Siphonochelus) cercadicus by Gertman (1969).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Typhis cercadicus Maury p. 101 figs. pl. 16, fig. 12
1944Laevityphis (Laevityphis) cercadicus Keen pp. 59, 64
1969Siphonochelus (Siphonochelus) cercadicus Gertman p. 168

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusSiphonochelusJousseaume 1880
subgenusSiphonochelusJousseaume 1880
speciescercadicus()

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available