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Acanthotrophon (knobbed trophon)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Acanthotrophon was named by Hertlein and Strong (1951). It is extant.

It was assigned to Muricidae by Hertlein and Strong (1951) and Todd (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Acanthotrophon Hertlein and Strong pp. p. 86
2001Acanthotrophon Todd

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusAcanthotrophonHertlein and Strong 1951

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