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Curtitoma violacea

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Conidae

Taxonomy
Pleurotoma violacea was named by Mighels and Adams (1842) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Northern Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Pleurotoma (Bela) violacea by Mörch (1869); it was recombined as Curtitoma violacea by Bogdanov (1990) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Pleurotoma violacea Mighels and Adams p. 51 figs. pl. 4, fig. 21
1869Pleurotoma (Bela) violacea Mörch
1990Curtitoma violacea Bogdanov
2008Curtitoma violacea Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyConidaeFleming 1822
subfamilyOenopotinaeBogdanov 1987
genusCurtitomaBartsch 1941
speciesviolacea(Mighels and Adams 1842)

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