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Ventrilia tenerum

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Taxonomy
Cancellaria tenera was named by Philippi (1848) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; Florida.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Ventrilia.

It was recombined as Cancellaria (Trigonostoma) tenera by Dall (1890); it was recombined as Ventrilia tenera by Mansfield (1930); it was recombined as Trigonostoma tenera by DuBar (1958); it was recombined as Trigonostoma (Ventrilia) tenera by Petit (1967), Petit (1976) and Jung and Petit (1990); it was recombined as Ventrilia tenerum by Landau et al. (2012).

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Cancellaria tenera Philippi
1878Cancellaria stimpsoni Calkins
1890Cancellaria (Trigonostoma) tenera Dall p. 43
1930Ventrilia tenera Mansfield
1958Trigonostoma tenera DuBar p. 189
1967Trigonostoma (Ventrilia) tenera Petit p. 217
1976Trigonostoma (Ventrilia) tenera Petit p. 42
1990Trigonostoma (Ventrilia) tenera Jung and Petit p. 113
2012Ventrilia tenerum Landau et al. p. 335

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyCancellarioideaGray 1853
familyCancellariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyCancellariinaeGray 1853
genusVentriliaJousseaume 1887
speciestenerum(Philippi 1848)

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