Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Siphonochelus (Laevityphis) linguiferus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Typhis linguiferus was named by Dall (1890). Its type specimen is USNM 112183, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is TU 546 - Tenmile Creek, which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

It was recombined as Laevityphis (Laevityphis) linguiferus by Keen (1944); it was recombined as Siphonochelus (Laevityphis) linguiferus by Gertman (1969).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

View classification of included taxa

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Typhis linguiferus Dall p. 152 figs. pl. 12, fig. 7
1922Typhis linguliferus Olsson p. 132
1944Laevityphis (Laevityphis) linguiferus Keen pp. 59, 67
1969Siphonochelus (Laevityphis) linguiferus Gertman p. 174

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusSiphonochelusJousseaume 1880
subgenusLaevityphis(Cossmann 1903)
specieslinguiferus(Dall 1890)

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.

No diagnoses are available