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Petaloconchus

Gastropoda - Vermetidae

Taxonomy
Petaloconchus was named by Lea (1843) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei Sepkoski's reference number: 1260].

It was reranked as Vermetus (Petaloconchus) by Dall (1892).

It was assigned to Vermetus by Dall (1892); to Gastropoda by Mansfield (1925); to Vermetidae by Gardner (1947), Woodring (1959), Ladd (1972), Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska (1984), Wilson (1993) and Todd (2001); to Vermetoidea by Harzhauser (2002); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Vermetinae by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Petaloconchus Lea p. 162
1892Vermetus (Petaloconchus) Dall p. 305
1925Petaloconchus Mansfield p. 51
1947Petaloconchus Gardner p. 585
1959Petaloconchus Woodring p. 161
1972Petaloconchus Ladd p. 20
1984Petaloconchus Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 107
1993Petaloconchus Wilson p. 171
2001Petaloconchus Todd
2002Petaloconchus Harzhauser p. 79
2002Petaloconchus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Petaloconchus Landau and Marques da Silva p. 33

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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
superfamilyVermetoideaRafinesque 1815
familyVermetidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVermetinaeRafinesque 1815
genusPetaloconchusLea 1843

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