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Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae
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.
|L. W. Stephenson 1952||This medium to large volutid is characterized by its spire of medium height, relatively large, strongly tilted protoconch, elongated, gracefully curved body whorl, coarsely noded shoulder angle, a deep notch at the intersection of the shoulder angle with the outer lip, 2 or 3 coarse folds on the columella, and a relatively fine pattern of spiral ornamentation.|
|L. R. Saul and W. P. Popenoe 1993||Medium to large volutids with medium height spire; relatively large, strongly tilted protoconch; elongated, gracefully curved body whorl; coarsely noded shoulder angle; a deep notch at intersection of shoulder angle with outer lip; two or three coarse folds on columella; and a relatively fine pattern of spiral ornamentation.|