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Pseudofulgur

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Pseudofulgur was named by MacNeil and Dockery (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l T Mi-u-l Sepkoski's reference number: 852].

It was assigned to Buccinidae by MacNeil and Dockery (1984); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Pseudofulgur MacNeil and Dockery p. 140
2002Pseudofulgur Sepkoski, Jr.

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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)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusPseudofulgur

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
F. S. MacNeil and D. T. Dockery 1984Shell of medium size, thin, moderately inflated, subtabulate, sutures moderately indented, aperture moderately elongate, terminating in a moderately broad canal, no callus; protoconch of medium size, high, and sculptured with sharp, raised axial riblets; sculpture consisting of low broad spiral ribs and shallow round-bottomed interspaces.