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Malea springi

Gastropoda - Tonnidae

Taxonomy
Malea springi was named by Petuch (1989). Its type specimen is UF 21455, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Malea springi Petuch p. 94 figs. figs. 1-2
2010Malea springi Beu p. 262

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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
speciesspringiPetuch 1989

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