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Margarita naticoides

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Taxonomy
Margarita naticoides was named by Cooke (1919) [DISTRIBUTION: ?Oligocene-Miocene; Caribbean.]. Its type specimen is UNSM 167028, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is USNM 3652, 5312, which is in a Miocene coastal tar in Cuba.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Margarita naticoides Cooke p. 125 figs. pl. 5, fig. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Pectinibranchia
genusMargaritaLeach 1814
speciesnaticoides

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