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Polinices peselephanti

Gastropoda - Naticidae

Synonyms
  • Natica powisiana was named by Recluz (1853) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Miocene-Recent; Indian Ocean.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Natica (Polinices) powisiana by Martin (1905) and Vredenburg (1928); it was recombined as Polinices powisianus by Habe and Kosuge (1965); it was synonymized subjectively with Polinices peselephanti by Majima (1989).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1807Natica peselephanti Link p. 140
1853Natica powisiana Recluz figs. pl. 6, fig. 22
1905Natica (Polinices) powisiana Martin p. 263
1928Natica (Polinices) powisiana Vredenburg p. 397
1965Polinices powisianus Habe and Kosuge p. 36
1989Polinices peselephanti Majima p. 46

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyPolinicinaeGray 1847
genusPolinicesMonfort 1810
speciespeselephanti(Link 1807)

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