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Parafusus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Parafusus was named by Wade (1918) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-u K Maes]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scaphellinae by Sohl (1964); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Parafusus Wade
1964Parafusus Sohl p. 264
2002Parafusus Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
subfamilyScaphellinaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusParafususWade 1918

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