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Pileopsis elegans

Gastropoda - Capulidae

Taxonomy
Pileopsis elegans was named by Deshayes (1824). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mouchy (Deshayes collection), which is in a Lutetian carbonate carbonate in France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1824Pileopsis elegans Deshayes p. 25 figs. Pl 3, figs 16-19

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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
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