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Malea mareana

Gastropoda - Tonnidae

Taxonomy
Malea ringens mareana was named by Weisbord (1962). Its type specimen is PRI 26184, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Malea mareana by Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Malea ringens mareana Weisbord p. 272 figs. pl. 24, figs. 1-2
2010Malea mareana Beu p. 259

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyTonnidaeSuter 1913
genusMaleaValenciennes 1833
speciesmareana(Weisbord 1962)

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