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Michelia whiteavesi

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae

Taxonomy
Hormotoma whiteavesi was named by Clarke and Ruedemann (1903). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Pike's Quarry, Frost Ave & Summer St, Rochester, which is in a Homerian carbonate dolomite in the Lockport Formation of New York.

It was recombined as Michelia whiteavesi by Wagner (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Murchisonia attenuata Lindström pp. 130 - 131 figs. pl. 12 f. 20-24
1897Hormotoma attenuata Ulrich and Scofield p. 1014
1902Goniospira attenuata Donald p. 329
1903Hormotoma whiteavesi Clarke and Ruedemann pp. 72 - 74 figs. pl. 8 f. 5-9
1997Biangularia attenuata Xi p. 242 figs. pl. 1 f. 14
1999Michelia attenuata Wagner
2003Murchisonia attenuata Amler and Heidelberger p. 1187
2017Michelia whiteavesi Wagner p. 1820

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyMurchisonioidea()
familyMurchisoniidae
genusMichelia
specieswhiteavesi()

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