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Cyrtospira tortilis

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Subulitidae

Taxonomy
Cyrtospira tortilis was named by Ulrich and Scofield (1897) [Ulrich in Ulrich & Scofield 1897]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Murfreesboro, which is in an Ashbyan shallow subtidal wackestone/packstone in the Murfreesboro Limestone Formation of Tennessee. It is the type species of Cyrtospira.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Cyrtospira tortilis Ulrich and Scofield p. 1074 figs. pl. 81 f. 24-25
1951Cyrtospira tortilis Wilson p. 90
2017Cyrtospira tortilis Wagner p. 1205

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilySubulitoidea(Lindström 1884)
familySubulitidae
genusCyrtospira
speciestortilis

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