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Lithopoma tuber

Gastropoda - Turbinidae

Taxonomy
Trochus tuber was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Lithopoma.

It was recombined as Astraea (Lithopoma) tuber by Weisbord (1964); it was recombined as Lithopoma tuber by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010) and Landau et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Trochus tuber Linnaeus p. 759
1964Astraea (Lithopoma) tuber Weisbord
2010Lithopoma tuber Landau and Marques da Silva p. 15
2016Lithopoma tuber Landau et al. p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTurbinoideaRafinesque 1815
familyTurbinidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyTurbininaeRafinesque 1815
genusLithopomaGray 1850
speciestuber(Linnaeus 1758)

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