Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Conus puncticulatus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Conidae

Synonyms
  • Conus pygmaeus was named by Reeve (1844) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Conus jaspideus by Woodring (1970); it was synonymized subjectively with Conus puncticulatus by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1792Conus puncticulatus Hwass pp. 702-703
1844Conus pygmaeus Reeve
2008Conus puncticulatus Hendy et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyConidaeFleming 1822
genusConus
speciespuncticulatusHwass 1792

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