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Pterynotus (Pterynotus) rufirupicolus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Murex rufirupicolus was named by Dall (1916). Its type specimen is USNM 166725, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pterynotus (Pterynotus) rufirupicolus by Vokes (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Murex rufirupicolus Dall p. 506 figs. pl. 86, fig. 8
1970Pterynotus (Pterynotus) rufirupicolus Vokes p. 12

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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
genusPterynotusSwainson 1833
subgenusPterynotusSwainson 1833
speciesrufirupicolus()

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