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Scaphella americana

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Scaphella americana was named by Perrilliat (1973). It is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Scaphella americana Perrilliat
1988Scaphella americana Petuch p. 96

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
genusScaphellaSwainson 1832
speciesamericanaPerrilliat 1973

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