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Orthonychia cornuta

Gastropoda - Cyrtoneritimorpha - Orthonychiidae

Taxonomy
Platyceras (Orthonychia) cornutum was named by Tschernischeff (1885). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Orthonychia cornuta by Perner (1903) and Spitz (1907).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Platyceras (Orthonychia) cornutum Tschernischeff p. 86 figs. pl. 3 f. 29
1903Orthonychia cornuta Perner figs. pl. 29 f. 10-11
1907Orthonychia cornuta Spitz p. 165 figs. pl. 15 f. 4a-b

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassNeritimorpha
orderCyrtoneritimorpha
familyOrthonychiidae
genusOrthonychia
speciescornuta()

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