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Conus (Lithoconus)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Conidae

Taxonomy
Conus (Lithoconus) was named by Mörch (1852). It is extant. Its type is Conus millepunctatus.

It was reranked as Lithoconus by Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Conus by Cossmann (1913), Vredenburg (1921), Woodring (1928), Abrard (1946), Olsson and Harbison (1953), Dey (1961), Abbass (1967), Harzhauser et al. (2002), Mandic and Steininger (2003), Landau et al. (2008) and Harzhauser et al. (2009).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Conus (Lithoconus) Mörch p. 66
1913Conus (Lithoconus) Cossmann p. 41
1921Conus (Lithoconus) Vredenburg p. 137
1928Conus (Lithoconus) Woodring p. 203
1946Conus (Lithoconus) Abrard p. 100
1953Conus (Lithoconus) Olsson and Harbison p. 171
1961Conus (Lithoconus) Dey
1967Conus (Lithoconus) Abbass p. 119
2002Conus (Lithoconus) Harzhauser et al.
2002Lithoconus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Conus (Lithoconus) Mandic and Steininger p. 274
2008Conus (Lithoconus) Landau et al. p. 456
2009Conus (Lithoconus) Harzhauser et al. p. 354

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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)
familyConidaeFleming 1822
genusConus
subgenusLithoconusMörch 1852

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