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Leucosyrinx

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Leucosyrinx was named by Dall (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. It is extant. Its type is Pleurotoma (Pleurotomella) verrillii.

It was assigned to Cochlespirinae by MacNeil (1960); to Turriculinae by Wilson (1994); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Turridae by Ladd (1982) and Scarponi and Della Bella (2003); and to Pseudomelaniidae by Bouchet et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Leucosyrinx Dall
1960Leucosyrinx MacNeil p. 109
1982Leucosyrinx Ladd p. 65
1994Leucosyrinx Wilson p. 188
2002Leucosyrinx Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Leucosyrinx Scarponi and Della Bella p. 66
2011Leucosyrinx Bouchet et al. p. 293

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
familyPseudomelaniidaeCossmann 1909
genusLeucosyrinxDall 1889

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