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Plagioglypta ingens

Scaphopoda - Dentaliida - Dentaliidae

Taxonomy
Dentalium ingens was named by de Koninck (1843).

It was recombined as Entalis ingens by de Koninck (1883); it was recombined as Plagioglypta ingens by Godefroid et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Dentalium ingens de Koninck p. 317 figs. pl. 22, fig. 2a-c
1883Entalis ingens de Koninck p. 217 figs. pl. 49, figs. 10, 11, 12, not 18-19
2006Plagioglypta ingens Godefroid et al. pp. 154 - 155

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classScaphopodaBronn 1862
orderDentaliidaDa Costa 1776
familyDentaliidaeGray 1834
genusPlagioglyptaPilsbry 1898
speciesingens()

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. Godefroid et al. 2006Uniformly expanding, slightly slender and slightly curved shells, having a broadly oval, bilaterally symmetrical, cross-section.