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Lepicythara basilissa

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Cythara basilissa was named by Gardner (1938). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USGS Loc. 3742 - Mossyhead [Shoal River Fm], which is in a Serravallian marine marl/sandstone in the Shoal River Formation of Florida.

It was recombined as Lepicythara basilissa by Woodring (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Cythara basilissa Gardner p. 344 figs. pl. 42, figs. 23, 24
1970Lepicythara basilissa Woodring p. 391

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
genusLepicytharaOlsson 1964
speciesbasilissa(Gardner 1938)

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