Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Lophiotoma

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Lophiotoma was named by Casey (1904) [m. kosnik taxon no: 8286]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Turris (Lophiotoma) by Dey (1961).

It was assigned to Turris by Dey (1961); to Turrinae by MacNeil (1960) and Wilson (1994); and to Turridae by Ladd (1982) and Bouchet et al. (2011).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Lophiotoma Casey
1960Lophiotoma MacNeil p. 100
1961Turris (Lophiotoma) Dey
1982Lophiotoma Ladd p. 62
1982Lophiotoma (Lophioturris) Ladd p. 63
1994Lophiotoma Wilson p. 193
2002Lophioturris Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Lophiotoma Bouchet et al. p. 297

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
genusLophiotomaCasey 1904

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