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Turritoma

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Eotomariidae

Taxonomy
Turritoma was named by Ulrich and Scofield (1897) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-u O Aren-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Murchisonia acrea.

It was reranked as Murchisonia (Turritoma) by Knight et al. (1960).

It was assigned to Pleurotomariidae by Ulrich and Scofield (1897); to Murchisonia by Knight et al. (1960); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eotomariidae by Wagner (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Turritoma Ulrich and Scofield
1897Turritospira Ulrich and Scofield
1960Murchisonia (Turritoma) Knight et al. p. 291
2002Turritoma Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Turritoma Wagner p. G393

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyEotomariidaeWenz 1938
genusTurritoma

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