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Chicoreus (Phyllonotus) praepauxillus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Murex (Phyllonotus) praepauxillus was named by Maury (1917) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic.]. Its type specimen is Holotype (no number), a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Chicoreus (Phyllonotus) praepauxillus by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Murex (Phyllonotus) praepauxillus Maury pp. 103-104 figs. pl. 16, fig. 11
2008Chicoreus (Phyllonotus) praepauxillus Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
RankNameAuthor
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMuricinaeda Costa 1776
genusChicoreusSwainson 1830
subgenusPhyllonotus
speciespraepauxillus()

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