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Coelostylina cochlea

Gastropoda - Coelostylinidae

Taxonomy
Melania cochlea 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 Coelostylina cochlea by Kittl (1894) and Kittl (1899).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Melania cochlea Münster p. 94 figs. Pl 9, fig 23
1843Melania zietenii Klipstein p. 191 figs. Pl 12, fig 35
1894Coelostylina cochlea Kittl p. 183 figs. Pl 5, fig 8
1899Coelostylina cochlea Kittl p. 141

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
familyCoelostylinidaeCossmann 1909
genusCoelostylina
speciescochlea()

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