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Orthaulax inornatus

Gastropoda - Thersiteidae

Taxonomy
Orthaulax inornatus was named by Gabb (1872) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Caribbean.]. It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Baitoa Formation (unspecified localities), which is in a Miocene coastal siliciclastic in the Baitoa Formation of the Dominican Republic.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Orthaulax inornatus Gabb p. 272 figs. pl. 9, figs. 3, 4
1917Orthaulax inornatus Maury p. 121
1919Orthaulax inornatus Cooke p. 116
1968Orthaulax inornatus Vokes and Vokes p. 72

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyThersiteidaeSavornin 1914
genusOrthaulaxGabb 1872
speciesinornatusGabb 1872

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