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Platyostoma niagarensis

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Taxonomy
Platyostoma niagarensis was named by Hall (1852). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Diaphorostoma niagarense by Clarke and Ruedemann (1903), Foerste (1923), Twenhofel (1928) and Northrop (1939); it was recombined as Naticonema niagarense by Bolton (1957); it was corrected as Platyostoma niagarense by Perry and Hattin (1960); it was recombined as Naticonema niagarensis by Brett (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Platyostoma niagarensis Hall p. 287 figs. pl. 60 f. 1
1868Platyostoma niagarensis Hall p. 390
1903Diaphorostoma niagarense Clarke and Ruedemann p. 59 figs. pl. 10 f. 14-16
1923Diaphorostoma niagarense Foerste p. 103
1928Diaphorostoma niagarense Twenhofel p. 254
1939Diaphorostoma niagarense Northrop pp. 216 - 217
1957Naticonema niagarense Bolton
1960Platyostoma niagarense Perry and Hattin
1999Naticonema niagarensis Brett
2017Platyostoma niagarensis Wagner p. 751

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyPlatyceratoidea()
familyPlatyceratidae
genusPlatyostoma
speciesniagarensis

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