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Crenaturricula crenatospira

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Surcula crenatospira was named by Cooper (1894). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UC 1853 Marysville Buttes, which is in a Ypresian marine horizon in the Capay Formation of California.

It was recombined as Turricula crenatospira by Turner (1938); it was recombined as Crenaturricula crenatospira by Clark and Durham (1946); it was recombined as Fusiturricula (Crenaturricula) crenatospira by Squires (1984) and Squires (1987).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Surcula crenatospira Cooper p. 39 figs. PL I, Figs. 2, 3, 4
1913Surcula crenatospira Dickerson p. 278 figs. Plate 11, figure 4
1938Turricula crenatospira Turner p. 71
1946Crenaturricula crenatospira Clark and Durham p. 47
1984Fusiturricula (Crenaturricula) crenatospira Squires p. 36 figs. Figure 9h
1987Fusiturricula (Crenaturricula) crenatospira Squires p. 47 fig. 72

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
familyClavatulidae(Gray 1853)
genusCrenaturriculaSchumacher 1817

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