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Typhina obesa

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Typhis obesus was named by Gabb (1873). Its type specimen is ANSP 3251, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Typhis (Talityphis) alatus obesus by Woodring (1959); it was recombined as Typhis (Talityphis) obesus by Gertman (1969) and Vokes (1983); it was recombined as Typhina obesa by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Typhis obesus Gabb p. 203
1959Typhis (Talityphis) alatus obesus Woodring p. 221
1969Typhis (Talityphis) obesus Gertman p. 160
1983Typhis (Talityphis) obesus Vokes p. 125
2010Typhina obesa Landau and Marques da Silva p. 66

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyTyphinaeCossmann 1903
genusTyphinaJousseaume 1880
speciesobesa(Gabb 1873)

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