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Ptychomphalina protei

Gastropoda - Ptychomphalidae

Taxonomy
Pleurotomaria protei was named by Münster (1841). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is St. Cassian (Munster coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

It was recombined as Scalites protei by Laube (1868); it was recombined as Ptychomphalina protei by Haas (1953); it was recombined as Ptychomphalus protei by Kittl (1891) and Bandel (1991).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Pleurotomaria protei Münster p. 112 figs. Pl 12, fig 12
1868Scalites protei Laube p. 49 figs. Pl 26, fig 7
1891Ptychomphalus protei Kittl p. 203 figs. Pl 1, figs 11-13
1953Ptychomphalina protei Haas p. 26 figs. pl. 1, figs. 29, 36-38, 44, 45
1991Ptychomphalus protei Bandel p. 33 figs. Pl 12, fig 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyPtychomphaloideaWenz 1938
familyPtychomphalidae(Wenz 1938)
genusPtychomphalina
speciesprotei()

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