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Busycon fusiformis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Fulgur fusiformis was named by Conrad (1840).

It was corrected as Fulgur fusiforme by Martin (1904); it was recombined as Turrifulgur fusiforme by Petuch (1988); it was recombined as Busycon fusiformis by Ward (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Fulgur fusiformis Conrad p. 80
1904Fulgur fusiforme Martin p. 178
1988Turrifulgur fusiforme Petuch p. 24
1992Busycon fusiformis Ward p. 131

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
subfamilyBusyconinaeWade 1917
genusBusyconRöding 1798
speciesfusiformis(Conrad 1840)

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