Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Distorsio reticularis

Gastropoda - Personidae

Taxonomy
Murex reticularis was named by Linnaeus (1767) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Persona reticulata by Martin (1899) and Vredenburg (1925); it was recombined as Distorsio reticulatum by Eames (1950); it was recombined as Distorsio reticularis by Harzhauser et al. (2009).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

View classification of included taxa

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

    It was synonymized subjectively with Distorsio reticularis by Hendy (2007).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1767Murex reticularis Linnaeus p. 1218
1899Persona reticulata Martin p. 336
1903Persona metableta Cossmann p. 159 figs. pl. 6, figs, 4, 5
1925Persona reticulata Vredenburg p. 234
1950Distorsio reticulatum Eames
2009Distorsio reticularis Harzhauser et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyPersonidaeGray 1854
genusDistorsioRöding 1798
speciesreticularis(Linnaeus 1767)

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