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Pterynotus (Pterochelus) angelus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Murex (Pteronotus) angelus was named by Aldrich (1886). Its type specimen is USNM 644608, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pterynotus (Pterochelus) angelus by Vokes (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Murex (Pteronotus) angelus Aldrich p. 145 figs. pl. 2, fig. 2
1970Pterynotus (Pterochelus) angelus Vokes p. 15

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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
genusPterynotusJousseaume 1880
subgenusPterochelus
speciesangelus(Aldrich 1886)

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