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Paupospira tropidophora

Gastropoda - Lophospiridae

Taxonomy
Pleurotomaria (Scalites) tropidophora was named by Meek (1873) [Pleurotomaria (Scalites?) tropidophora. This was not a subgenus assignment, but an alternative assignment to Scalites.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Lophospira tropidophora by Ulrich and Scofield (1897), Foerste (1924) and Wagner (1995); it was recombined as Pleurotomaria (Lophospira) tropidophora by Perner (1911); it was recombined as Schizolopha tropidophora by Frey (1987); it was recombined as Paupospira tropidophora by Wagner (1999) and Wagner (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Pleurotomaria (Scalites) tropidophora Meek p. 154 figs. pl. 13 f. 6, 6a
1897Lophospira perlamellosus Ulrich and Scofield
1897Lophospira tropidophora Ulrich and Scofield figs. pl. 72 f. 36-39
1897Lophospira ampla Ulrich and Scofield pp. 981-982 figs. pl. 73 f. 46-48
1911Pleurotomaria (Lophospira) tropidophora Perner
1924Lophospira tropidophora Foerste pp. 212 - 213 figs. pl. 34 f. 15
1928Lophospira acutocarinata Twenhofel
1943Lophospira expansa Secrist and Evitt
1987Schizolopha tropidophora Frey
1995Lophospira tropidophora Wagner p. 177
1999Paupospira tropidophora Wagner p. 30
2017Paupospira tropidophora Wagner p. 1959

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superfamilyTrochonematoidea()
familyLophospiridae
genusPaupospira
speciestropidophora()

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