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Rissoa leighi

Gastropoda - Rissoidae

Taxonomy
Rissoa leighi was named by Brown (1841). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Newtown, River Irk, Bed 4, which is in a Wuchiapingian shallow subtidal packstone in the United Kingdom.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Rissoa leighi Brown p. 64 figs. Pl 6, figs 9-11
1850Rissoa leighi King p. 208 figs. Pl 16, fig 15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
Discopoda(Fischer 1884)
superfamilyRissooideaGray 1847
familyRissoidaeGray 1847
genusRissoaFréminville 1814
speciesleighi

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