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Euphemites urei

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon urii was named by Fleming (1828) [Bellerophon Urii]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Euphemites, Euphemus.

It was corrected as Bellerophon urei by Phillips (1841); it was recombined as Euphemus urii by M'Coy (1844); it was recombined as Euphemus urei by de Koninck (1883); it was recombined as Euphemites urii by Knight (1941) and Batten (1966); it was recombined as Euphemites urei by Warthin (1930), Weir (1931), Rollins (1975), Pan (1997), Amler and Heidelberger (2003) and Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1828Bellerophon urii Fleming p. 338
1841Bellerophon urei Phillips p. 106 figs. pl. 40 f. 199a, c (not b, d)
1844Euphemus urii M'Coy p. 25
1883Euphemus urei de Koninck p. 159
1930Euphemites urei Warthin, Jr. p. 44
1931Euphemites urei Weir pp. 845 - 849 figs. pl. 9 f. 3-8
1941Euphemites urii Knight pp. 123 - 124 figs. pl. 12 f. 5a-d
1966Euphemites urii Batten p. 7 figs. pl. 1 f. 4-5
1975Euphemites urei Rollins pp. 6 - 7 figs. f. 2d-f
1997Euphemites urei Pan pp. 602 - 606 figs. f. 4.5-4.7
2003Euphemites urei Amler and Heidelberger p. 1162
2017Euphemites urei Wagner p. 3871

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyEuphemitidae
genusEuphemites
speciesurei()

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