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Eulima laevigata

Gastropoda - Eulimidae

Taxonomy
Pasithea laevigata was named by Lea (1843). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Dave Weeks place, Coon Creek, which is in a Maastrichtian coastal sandstone in the Ripley Formation of Tennessee.

It was recombined as Eulima leavigata by Wade (1926); it was recombined as Eulima laevigata by Martin (1904) and Kosnik (2002).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Pasithea laevigata Lea p. 6
1904Eulima laevigata Martin p. 217
1926Eulima leavigata Wade p. 308
2002Eulima laevigata Kosnik

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyVanikoroideaGray 1840
familyEulimidaePhilippi 1853
genusEulimaRisso 1826
specieslaevigata(Lea 1843)

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