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Lepicythara heptagona

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Mangelia heptagona was named by Gabb (1873). Its type specimen is ANSP 2915, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cythara heptagona by Brown and Pilsbry (1911) and Weisbord (1929); it was recombined as Lepicythara heptagona by Woodring (1970) and Perrilliat (1992).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Mangelia heptagona Gabb p. 211
1911Cythara heptagona Brown and Pilsbry p. 345
1917Cythara cercadica Maury p. 61 figs. pl. 9, fig. 15
1922Cythara terminula costaricensis Olsson p. 77 figs. pl. 5, figs. 21, 22
1929Cythara heptagona Weisbord p. 55
1939Cythara cercadica Oinomikado p. 624
1970Lepicythara heptagona Woodring p. 390
1992Lepicythara heptagona Perrilliat p. 28

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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
genusLepicytharaOlsson 1964
speciesheptagona(Gabb 1873)

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