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Typhina expansa

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Typhis expansus was named by Sowerby (1874). It is extant.

It was recombined as Typhis (Talityphis) expansus by Gertman (1969) and Vokes (1989); it was recombined as Pterynotus expansus by Fair (1976); it was recombined as Typhina expansa by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Typhis expansus Sowerby
1940Typhis melloleitaoi Morretes p. 251 figs. pl. 1, figs. 1-3
1969Typhis (Talityphis) expansus Gertman p. 166
1976Pterynotus expansus Fair p. 41
1976Talityphis perchardei Radwin and d'Attilio p. 236 figs. text-fig. 190-192
1989Typhis (Talityphis) expansus Vokes p. 117
2010Typhina expansa Landau and Marques da Silva p. 65

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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
speciesexpansa(Sowerby 1874)

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