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Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Plectonotidae
It was reranked as Bellerophon (Plectonotus) by Williams and Breger (1916); it was reranked as Bucanella (Plectonotus) by Knight et al. (1960).
It was assigned to Bellerophon by Williams and Breger (1916); to Bucaniellinae by Koken and Perner (1925); to Bucanella by Knight et al. (1960); to Bucaniinae by Horný (1963); to Bellerophontida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Plectonotinae by Boucot and Yochelson (1966), Wahlman (1992) and Bouchet et al. (2005).
|Year||Name and author|
|1916||Bellerophon (Plectonotus) Williams and Breger p. 266|
|1925||Plectonotus Koken and Perner|
|1960||Bucanella (Plectonotus) Knight et al. p. 175 fig. 91.4|
|1966||Plectonotus Boucot and Yochelson|
|2002||Plectonotus Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2005||Plectonotus Bouchet et al. pp. 134, 241|
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