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Clavatula tipperi

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Clavatula tipperi was named by Cox (1936) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene; Iran.]. Its type specimen is K16/843, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Clavatula tipperi Cox pp. 41-42 figs. pl. 8, fig. 16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
familyClavatulidae(Gray 1853)
genusClavatulaLamarck 1801
speciestipperi

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:09:25
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:09:25
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Miocene to the top of the Early/Lower Pliocene or 23.03000 to 3.60000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97India Clavatula tipperi (78641)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Iran Clavatula tipperi (79071)