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Byzantia obliqua

Gastropoda - Cycloneritimorpha - Neritopsidae

Taxonomy
Byzantia obliqua was named by Kosnik (1997) [m. kosnik taxon no: 11058]. Its type specimen is USNM 486319, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USNM703a, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Kungurian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas. It is the type species of Byzantia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Byzantia obliqua Kosnik
2002Byzantia obliqua Kosnik p. 54

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeritimorpha
orderCycloneritimorpha
orderNeritoina(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyNeritopsoidea
familyNeritopsidaeGray 1847
genusByzantia
speciesobliqua

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