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Lensataphrus tenuis

Gastropoda - Ataphridae

Discussion

Diagnosis. Shell &64258;at, lens-shaped; base only slightly convex; whorls without subsutural spiral rib and ramp; whorls with two weak edges, the adapical being somewhat stronger; umbilicus very narrow.

Taxonomy
Lensataphrus tenuis was named by Gründel et al. (2011). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Coast near Redcar, Cleveland, UK, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian marine horizon in the Redcar Mudstone Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2011Lensataphrus tenuis Gründel et al. figs. Text-fig. 7E-G

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyAtaphridaeCossmann 1915
subfamilyLewisiellinaeGründel 2008
genusLensataphrus
speciestenuis

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