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Epitonium rupicola

Gastropoda - Epitoniidae

Taxonomy
Scalaria rupicola was named by Kurtz (1860) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Epitonium rupicolum by Richards (1962); it was recombined as Epitonium rupicola by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Scalaria rupicola Kurtz
1962Epitonium rupicolum Richards
2008Epitonium rupicola Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyEpitoniidaeBerry 1910
genusEpitoniumBolten 1798
speciesrupicola(Kurtz 1860)

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