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Maclurites florentinensis

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Macluritidae

Taxonomy
Maclurites florentinensis was named by Banks and Johnson (1957). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cashions Creek, Florentine Valley, near Maydena, which is in a Darriwilian shallow subtidal limestone in the Cashions Creek Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Maclurites florentinensis Banks and Johnson pp. 635 - 639 figs. pl. 74 f. 1-2, 4-5, 10
1980Maclurites florentinensis Rohr p. 154
2001Maclurites florentinensis Percival et al.
2017Maclurites florentinensis Wagner p. 3985

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyMacluritoidea
familyMacluritidae()
genusMaclurites
speciesflorentinensis

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
M. R. Banks and J.H. Johnson 1957Maclurites with a rate of increase corresponding to a tangential angle of 83˚, approximately a trapezoidal whorl section, fine radial ornament only, and an apical angle of about 332˚.