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Microcolus actinostephes

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Taxonomy
Peristernia actinostephes was named by Tate (1888) [DISTRIBUTION: Cenozoic; Southern Australia.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Microcolus actinostephes by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Peristernia actinostephes Tate p. 158 figs. pl. 9, fig. 10
1970Microcolus actinostephes Darragh p. 151

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyFasciolariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyFasciolariinaeGray 1853
genusMicrocolusCotton 1932
speciesactinostephes()

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