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Lacinia alveata

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Melongena alveata was named by Conrad (1833) [DISTRIBUTION: Middle Eocene; Gulf Coastal Plain. COMMENTS: Type specimen refers to lectotype.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 14340, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Lacinia alveata by Palmer (1937), Palmer and Brann (1966) and CoBabe and Allmon (1994).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1833Melongena alveata Conrad p. 344
1937Lacinia alveata Palmer p. 302
1966Lacinia alveata Palmer and Brann p. 712
1994Lacinia alveata CoBabe and Allmon

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusLaciniaConrad 1833
speciesalveata(Conrad 1833)

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