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Vetotuba bauerae

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina

Taxonomy
Michelia bauerae was named by Cook (1994). Its type specimen is QMF 25723, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Vetotuba bauerae by Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Michelia bauerae Cook pp. 28 - 29 figs. f. 1a-d
2017Vetotuba bauerae Wagner p. S2945

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
genusVetotuba()
speciesbauerae()

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. G. Cook 1994Very large, cyrtoconoid, narrowly phaneromphalus gastropod with flattened whorl surface between slightly impressed sutures.