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Coralliophila miocenica

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Purpura miocenica was named by Guppy (1874) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Coralliophila miocenica by Dall (1903), Maury (1917) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Purpura miocenica Guppy p. 410 figs. pl. 16, fig. 9
1903Coralliophila miocenica Dall p. 1584
1917Coralliophila miocenica Maury p. 105
2010Coralliophila miocenica Landau and Marques da Silva p. 68

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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
subfamilyCoralliophilinaeChenu 1859
genusCoralliophilaAdams and Adams 1853
speciesmiocenica(Guppy 1874)

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