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Ameranella verruculosa

Gastropoda - Ranellidae

Taxonomy
Triton verruculosus was named by Sowerby (1846). Its type specimen is BMNH G26396, a partial shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was corrected as Triton verruculosum by d'Orbigny (1852); it was recombined as Tritonium verruculosum by Philippi (1887); it was recombined as Cymatium verruculosus by Covacevich and Frassinetti (1990); it was recombined as Ameranella verruculosa by Beu (1998) and Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Triton verruculosus Sowerby p. 260 figs. pl. 4, fig. 63
1852Triton verruculosum d'Orbigny p. 78
1887Tritonium verruculosum Philippi p. 57
1990Cymatium verruculosus Covacevich and Frassinetti p. 68
1998Ameranella verruculosa Beu p. 83
2010Ameranella verruculosa Beu p. 117

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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
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyRanellidaeGray 1854
subfamilyRanellinaeGray 1854
genusAmeranella
speciesverruculosa(Sowerby 1846)

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