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Cirsotrema togatum

Gastropoda - Epitoniidae

Taxonomy
Epitonium (Cirsotrema) togatum was named by Hertlein and Strong (1951). It is extant. Its type locality is Quebrada Camarones [Esmeraldas Fm], which is in a Pliocene marine sandstone/sandstone in the Esmeraldas Formation of Ecuador.

It was recombined as Cirsotrema togatum by Pitt (1981) and Dushane (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Epitonium (Cirsotrema) togatum Hertlein and Strong p. 89 figs. pl. 3, figs. 1-5
1981Cirsotrema togatum Pitt p. 155
1988Cirsotrema togatum Dushane p. 56

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyEpitoniidaeBerry 1910
genusCirsotremaMörch 1852
speciestogatum(Hertlein and Strong 1951)

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