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Acteon korphys

Gastropoda - Heterostropha - Acteonidae

Taxonomy
Acteon korphys was named by Gardner (1947) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Miocene; Florida.]. Its type specimen is USNM 328398, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is USGS Loc. 3419 - McClelland Farm [Chipola Fm], which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Acteon korphys Gardner p. 259 figs. pl. 37, fgs. 6, 7
2008Acteon korphys Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderHeterostropha()
orderArchitectibranchiaHaszprunar 1985
superfamilyActeonoidead'Orbigny 1835
familyActeonidaed'Orbigny 1835
genusActeonMontfort 1810
specieskorphys

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available