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Pileopsis dilatata

Gastropoda - Capulidae

Taxonomy
Patella dilatata was named by Lamarck (1802). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Grignon (Lamarck collection), which is in a Lutetian open shallow subtidal sandstone/sandstone in France.

It was recombined as Pileopsis dilatata by Lamarck (1822) and Deshayes (1824).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1802Patella dilatata Lamarck p. 311 figs. 13, 16
1822Pileopsis dilatata Lamarck p. 20
1824Pileopsis dilatata Deshayes p. 24 figs. Pl 2, figs 19-21

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCapuloideaFleming 1822
familyCapulidaeFleming 1822
genusPileopsis
speciesdilatata()

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