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Tomoceras gilliana

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae

Taxonomy
Cyrtolites gillianus was named by White and St. John (1867) [Cyrtolites? gillianus White & St. John 1867]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Tomoceras gillianus by Knight (1941); it was recombined as Porcellia gillianus by Sturgeon (1964) and Yochelson and Saunders (1967); it was recombined as Ambozone gilliana by Batten (1972) and Kues and Batten (2001); it was recombined as Tomoceras gilliana by Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Cyrtolites gillianus White and St. John p. 123 fig. 8
1941Tomoceras gillianus Knight pp. 348 – 349 figs. pl. 38 f. 7a-b
1964Porcellia gillianus Sturgeon p. 211 figs. pl. 34 f. 21-23
1967Porcellia gillianus Yochelson and Saunders p. 193
1972Ambozone gilliana Batten p. 15
2001Ambozone gilliana Kues and Batten p. 24 figs. f. 5.12-5.14
2017Tomoceras gilliana Wagner p. S5870

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyPorcelliidae
subfamilyPorcelliinae
genusTomoceras
speciesgilliana()

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