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Westerna pulchra

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Palaeotrochidae

Taxonomy
Westerna pulchra was named by Fenton and Fenton (1924). It is not extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Westerna pulchra Fenton and Fenton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyPalaeotrochoidea()
familyPalaeotrochidae
genusWesternaWebster 1905
speciespulchra

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.

Westerna pulchra Fenton and Fenton 1924
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: stationaryo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-21 10:48:31
Modified: 2009-09-21 12:48:31
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007
Collections
No collection or age range data are available