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Monoplex cercadicus

Gastropoda - Ranellidae

Taxonomy
Simpulum antillarum cercadicum was named by Maury (1917) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Dominican Republic.]. Its type specimen is Holotype (no number), a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cymatium (Monoplex) cercadicum by Beu and Kay (1988); it was recombined as Monoplex cercadicus by Beu (2010) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Simpulum antillarum cercadicum Maury p. 270 figs. pl. 17, fig. 2
1988Cymatium (Monoplex) cercadicum Beu and Kay p. 214 figs. figs. 83-84
2010Monoplex cercadicus Beu
2010Monoplex cercadicus Landau and Marques da Silva p. 53

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyRanellidaeGray 1854
genusMonoplexPerry 1811
speciescercadicus()

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