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Pyrazisinus monstrosus

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Batillariidae

Taxonomy
Cerithium nodulosum monstrosus was named by Grateloup (1847) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene-Early Miocene; Oman, Italy, Greece.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Pyrazus monstrosus by Sacco (1895); it was recombined as Pyrazisinus monstrosus by Lesport and Cahuzac (2002) and Harzhauser (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Cerithium nodulosum monstrosus Grateloup figs. pl. 47, fig. 13
1895Pyrazus monstrosus Sacco p. 56
2002Pyrazisinus monstrosus Lesport and Cahuzac p. 4
2007Pyrazisinus monstrosus Harzhauser p. 94

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyBatillariidae(Thiele 1929)
genusPyrazisinusHeilprin 1886
speciesmonstrosus(Grateloup 1847)

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