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Soleniscus altonensis

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Taxonomy
Macrocheilus altonensis was named by McChesney (1865) [Macrocheilus altonensis Worthen in Meek & Worthen 1873]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Soleniscus (Macrochilina) altonensis by Knight (1931); it was recombined as Soleniscus altonensis by Keyes (1889), Yochelson and Saunders (1967) and Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Macrocheilus altonensis McChesney p. 593 figs. pl. 2 f. 14a-b
1873Macrocheilus altonensis Meek and Worthen
1889Soleniscus altonensis Keyes p. 423
1931Soleniscus (Macrochilina) altonensis Knight p. 199 figs. pl. 26 f.1
1967Soleniscus altonensis Yochelson and Saunders
2017Soleniscus altonensis Wagner p. S6016

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familySoleniscidae
subfamilySoleniscinae
genusSoleniscus
speciesaltonensis()

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