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Gyrineum bituberculare

Gastropoda - Ranellidae

Ranella bitubercularis was named by Lamarck (1816) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Argobuccinum (Ranella) bitubercularis by Eames (1950); it was recombined as Gyrineum bituberculare by Harzhauser et al. (2009).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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  • Ranella karikalensis was named by Cossmann (1903) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; Indian Ocean.]. It is extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Gyrineum bituberculare by Hendy (2007).
  • Ranella anjarensis was named by Martin (1884) [DUSTRIBUTION: Miocene; Indonesia, India.]. It is not a trace fossil.

    It was recombined as Argobuccinum anjarense by Dey (1961); it was synonymized subjectively with Gyrineum bituberculare by Beu (2005).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Ranella bitubercularis Lamarck
1843Ranella bitubercularis Lamarck p. 548
1884Ranella anjarensis Martin
1903Ranella karikalensis Cossmann
1925Ranella bitubercularis Vredenburg p. 255
1950Argobuccinum (Ranella) bitubercularis Eames p. 244
1961Argobuccinum anjarense Dey
2009Gyrineum bituberculare Harzhauser et al. p. 348

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyRanellidaeGray 1854
subfamilyRanellinaeGray 1854
genusGyrineumLink 1807
speciesbituberculare(Lamarck 1816)

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.

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