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Busycotypus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Busycon (Busycotypus) Wenz p. 1219
1953Busycon (Busycotypus) Olsson and Harbison p. 211
1970Busycon (Busycotypus) Abbott p. 223
1988Busycotypus Petuch pp. 24, 41
1992Busycotypus Ward p. 131
2002Busycotypus Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Busycotypus Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
subfamilyBusyconinaeWade 1917
genusBusycotypus

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
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