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Euphemites apertus

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Taxonomy
Euphemus apertus was named by Waagen (1880). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Virgal, topmost beds of Upper Productus-limestone, Salt Range, which is in a Changhsingian marine sandstone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Euphemites apertus by Yochelson (1960).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Euphemus apertus Waagen p. 168 figs. Pl 15, fig 3
1960Euphemites apertus Yochelson p. 234

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

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