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Cerodrillia simpsoni

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Drilliidae

Taxonomy
Pleurotoma (Mangilia) simpsoni was named by Dall (1887) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; North Carolina-Florida.]. It is extant. Its type specimen is USNM 61040, a shell.

It was recombined as Syntomodrillia simpsoni by Woodring (1928); it was recombined as Drillia simpsoni by Gardner (1948); it was recombined as Cerodrillia (Lissodrillia) simpsoni by DuBar (1958); it was recombined as Cerodrillia simpsoni by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Pleurotoma (Mangilia) simpsoni Dall
1887Pleurotoma (Mangilia) simpsoni Dall pp. 54-55
1928Syntomodrillia simpsoni Woodring p. 162
1948Drillia simpsoni Gardner p. 270
1958Cerodrillia (Lissodrillia) simpsoni DuBar p. 188
2008Cerodrillia simpsoni Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyDrilliidae(Olsson 1964)
genusCerodrilliaBartsch and Rehder 1939
speciessimpsoni(Dall 1887)

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