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Hartungia elegans

Gastropoda - Janthinidae

Taxonomy
Hartungia elegans was named by Tomida and Nakamura (2001). Its type specimen is ESN2687, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tano, Miyazak-gun [Tano Fm], which is in a Messinian coastal siliciclastic in the Tano Formation of Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Hartungia elegans Tomida and Nakamura p. 217 figs. figs. 2.1a-3; figs. 2.2a-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyJanthinidaeLamarck 1812
genusHartungiaBronn 1861
specieselegans

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