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Orthosurcula

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Orthosurcula was named by Casey (1904) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani T Ol-l Sepkoski's reference number: 700,909]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Turricula (Orthosurcula) by Jeffery and Tracey (1997).

It was assigned to Turricula by Jeffery and Tracey (1997); to Turriculinae by Harzhauser and Mandic (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Turrinae by Wienrich and Janssen (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Orthosurcula Casey
1997Turricula (Orthosurcula) Jeffery and Tracey p. 97
2001Orthosurcula Harzhauser and Mandic p. 715
2002Orthosurcula Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Orthosurcula Wienrich and Janssen p. 658

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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
familyClavatulidae(Gray 1853)
genusOrthosurculaCasey 1904

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