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Delphinula delphinus (laciniated dolphin shell)

Gastropoda - Turbinidae

Taxonomy
Turbo delphinus was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Recent; west Pacific. m. kosnik taxon no: 7389]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Angaria delphinus by Röding (1798), Ladd (1966) and Short and Potter (1987); it was recombined as Angaria (Angaria) delphinus by van den Hoek Ostende et al. (2002); it was recombined as Delphinula delphinus by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

Synonyms
  • Turbo distorta was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Recent; west Pacific.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Delphinula distorta by Ladd (1934); it was synonymized subjectively with Angaria delphinus by Ladd (1966).
  • Delphinula fossilis was named by Martin (1879) [DISTRIBUTION: Cenozoic; Indonesia.]. It is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Angaria (Angaria) delphinus by Skwarko and Sufiati (1994) and van den Hoek Ostende et al. (2002).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Turbo delphinus Linnaeus
1758Turbo distorta Linnaeus
1798Angaria delphinus Röding p. 71
1879Delphinula fossilis Martin pp. 75-76 figs. pl. 8, fig. 4
1934Delphinula distorta Ladd pp. 205-206
1966Angaria delphinus Ladd p. 42
1987Angaria delphinus Short and Potter p. 10
2002Angaria (Angaria) delphinus van den Hoek Ostende et al. p. 6
2006Delphinula delphinus Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTurbinoideaRafinesque 1815
familyTurbinidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyAngariinaeGray 1857
genusDelphinulaRöding 1798
speciesdelphinus(Linnaeus 1758)

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