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Cerithium lutosum

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Synonyms
  • Cerithium variable was named by Adams (1845) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Cerithium (Vulgocerithium) variable by Vaughn (1921); it was corrected as Cerithium variabile by Usticke (1959); it was synonymized subjectively with Cerithium lutosum by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1828Cerithium lutosum Menke p. 86
1845Cerithium variable Adams p. 5
1921Cerithium (Vulgocerithium) variable Vaughn
1959Cerithium variabile Usticke
2008Cerithium lutosum Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(Férussac 1819)
familyCerithiidae(Fleming 1822)
subfamilyCerithiinaeFleming 1822
genusCerithiumBruguière 1789
specieslutosumMenke 1828

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