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Omphaloptycha scalaris

Gastropoda - Coelostylinidae

Taxonomy
Omphaloptycha scalaris was named by Yin and Yochelson (1983). Its type specimen is GQ81117 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yinshanpo KC262, Qingyan, which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian marine shale/marl in the Qingyan Formation of China.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Omphaloptycha scalaris Yin and Yochelson p. 1125 fig. 4T,U

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
familyCoelostylinidaeCossmann 1909
genusOmphaloptycha
speciesscalaris

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available