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Trophon (Boreotrophon) raymondi

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Trophon (Boreotrophon) raymondi was named by Moody (1916). Its type specimen is UCMP 11088 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Fourth and Hill Streets, Los Angeles, which is in a Pliocene marine claystone in the Fernando Formation of California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Trophon (Boreotrophon) raymondi Moody p. 53 figs. Plate 1, Figures 1a, 1b

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusTrophonFischer 1884
subgenusBoreotrophon
speciesraymondi

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:22:24
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:22:24
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Late/Upper Pliocene or 3.60000 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588USA (California) Trophon raymondi (type locality: 186031 200398)