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Polystira communis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Pleurotoma communis was named by Conrad (1830).

It was recombined as Pleurotoma (Hemipleurotoma) communis by Martin (1904); it was recombined as Polystira communis by Ward (1998).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Pleurotoma communis Conrad p. 224 figs. Plate IX, Fig. 23
1904Pleurotoma (Hemipleurotoma) communis Martin p. 147
1998Polystira communis Ward p. 77

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
genusPolystira
speciescommunis(Conrad 1830)

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