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Omphaloptycha speciosa

Gastropoda - Coelostylinidae

Taxonomy
Omphaloptycha speciosa was named by Haas (1953). Its type specimen is AMNH 26524/1:1 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tilacnioc, loc. 48, which is in a Rhaetian marine limestone in Peru.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Omphaloptycha speciosa Haas p. 143 figs. Pl 8, figs 30,35-37,40,41,45-50,53,54,59,62,65

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
familyCoelostylinidaeCossmann 1909
genusOmphaloptycha
speciesspeciosa

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available