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Elmira cornuarietis

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Taxonomy
Elmira cornuarietis was named by Cooke (1919) [DISTRIBUTION: ?Oligocene-Miocene; Caribbean.]. Its type specimen is USNM 167036, a partial shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is USNM 3652, 5312, which is in a Miocene coastal tar in Cuba. It is the type species of Elmira.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Elmira cornuarietis Cooke p. 123 figs. pl. 5, fig. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
genusElmira
speciescornuarietis

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