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Athleta rarispina

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Voluta rarispina was named by Lamarck (1811) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Miocene; France.]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Athleta.

It was recombined as Athleta rarispina by Conrad (1853).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1811Voluta rarispina Lamarck
1853Athleta rarispina Conrad

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyAthletinaePilsbry and Olsson 1954
genusAthletaConrad 1853
speciesrarispina(Lamarck 1811)

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