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Polinices washingtonensis

Gastropoda - Aporrhaidae

Taxonomy
Natica washingtonensis was named by Weaver (1916) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Eocene-Early Miocene; Washington-Oregon]. Its type specimen is CAS 7516, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Polinices washingtonensis by Moore (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Natica washingtonensis Weaver p. 44 figs. pl. 5, figs. 73-76
1976Polinices washingtonensis Moore

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyAporrhaidaeGray 1850
familyColombellinidaeFischer 1884
RankNameAuthor
familyHippochrenidae
familyRimellidaeStewart 1927
familyRostellariidae(Gabb 1868)
familySeraphsidaeGray 1853
familyStrombidaeRafinesque 1815
familyStruthiolariidaeFischer 1887
familyThersiteidaeSavornin 1914
familyTylostomatidaeStoliczka 1868
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyPolinicinaeGray 1847
genusPolinicesGabb 1860
specieswashingtonensis(Weaver 1916)

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