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Protobusycon cretaceum

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Protobusycon cretaceum was named by Wade (1917) [m. kosnik taxon no: 2994].

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Protobusycon cretaceum Wade
1964Protobusycon cretaceum Sohl p. 194

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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)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
genusProtobusyconWade 1917
speciescretaceumWade 1917

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