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Bensbergia elongata

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Taxonomy
Macrocheilus elongata was named by Phillips (1841). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Macrochilina elongata by Tolmachoff (1930) and Heidelberger (2001); it was recombined as Bensbergia elongata by Wagner (2023).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Macrocheilus elongata Phillips
1843Loxonema adpressa Römer p. 30 figs. pl. 8 f. 10
1915Macrocheilus elongata Kirchner pp. 242 - 243
1930Macrochilina elongata Tolmachoff p. 59
2001Macrochilina adpressa Heidelberger p. 213
2001Macrochilina elongata Heidelberger p. 213
2023Bensbergia elongata Wagner p. S4547

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familySoleniscidae
genusBensbergia
specieselongata(Phillips 1841)

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.

Bensbergia elongata Phillips 1841
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Invalid names: Bensbergia adpressa Römer 1843 [synonym]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2004-08-16 10:05:44
Modified: 2004-08-16 12:05:44
Source: f = family, o = order
References: Bambach et al. 2007, Wagner 2023

Age range: Famennian or 372.20000 to 358.90000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Famennian372.2 - 358.9Germany Loxonema adpressa (156553)