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Phrontis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Taxonomy
Phrontis was named by Adams and Adams (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Nassarius (Phrontis) by Ladd (1977).

It was assigned to Nassarius by Ladd (1977); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nassariidae by Petuch and Roberts (2007).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Phrontis Adams and Adams p. 117
1977Nassarius (Phrontis) Ladd p. 52
2002Phrontis Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Phrontis Petuch and Roberts

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNassariidaeIredale 1916
genusPhrontisAdams and Adams 1853

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