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Actaeon merriami

Gastropoda - Heterostropha - Acteonidae

Taxonomy
Actaeon merriami was named by Waring (1917). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Southwest of Santa Susana, which is in a Thanetian transition zone/lower shoreface sandstone in the Santa Susana Formation of California.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Actaeon merriami Waring p. 81 figs. Pl. 14, Fig. 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderHeterostropha()
orderArchitectibranchiaHaszprunar 1985
superfamilyActeonoidead'Orbigny 1835
familyActeonidaed'Orbigny 1835
genusActaeonMontfort 1810
speciesmerriami

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available