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Brachycerithium

Gastropoda -

Taxonomy
Brachycerithium was named by Bonarelli (1921) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr u].

It was assigned to Procerithiidae by Bonarelli (1921); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Gastropoda by Cónsole Gonella (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Brachycerithium Bonarelli
2002Brachycerithium Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Brachycerithium Cónsole Gonella

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
genusBrachycerithiumBonarelli 1921

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
C. A. Cónsole Gonella 2011Teleconcha pequeña, ovoide cónica a fusiforme, ángulo apical de 25º a 40º, sutura impresa, anfracto convexo, costillas axiales, el último anfracto puede llegar a representar la mitad de la longitud total. Peristoma holostomado de contorno oval. Teleconcha no preservada en la especie tipo Brachycerithium majus Bonarelli 1921.