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Horologica pupa

Gastropoda - Cerithiopsidae

Taxonomy
Cerithiopsis (Cerithiopsis) pupa was named by Dall and Simpson (1901) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Horologica pupa by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonyms
  • Cerithium pulchellum was named by Adams (1850) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Triphora pulchella by DuBar (1971); it was synonymized subjectively with Horologica pupa by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Cerithium pulchellum Adams p. 121
1901Cerithiopsis (Cerithiopsis) pupa Dall and Simpson p. 424 figs. pl. 53, fig. 16
1971Triphora pulchella DuBar
2008Horologica pupa Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
superfamilyTriphoroideaGray 1847
familyCerithiopsidaeAdams and Adams 1853
genusHorologicaLaseron 1956
speciespupa(Dall and Simpson 1901)

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