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Coelostylina (Pseudochrysalis) subovata

Gastropoda - Coelostylinidae

Taxonomy
Melania subovata 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 (Pseudochrysalis) subovata by Kittl (1894).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Melania subovata Münster p. 94 figs. Pl 9, fig 19
1894Coelostylina (Pseudochrysalis) subovata Kittl p. 189 figs. Pl 5, figs 32,33

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

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available