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Trochus (Praecia)

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Praecia was named by Gray (1857). It is extant.

It was reranked as Trochus (Praecia) by Martin (1905).

It was assigned to Trochus by Martin (1905).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Trochus (Praecia) Martin p. 279 figs. pl. 41, fig, 670

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTrochidaeRafinesque 1815
genusTrochusLinnaeus 1758
subgenusPraecia(Gray 1857)

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: grazerf
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:47:02
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:47:02
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Pliocene to the top of the Late/Upper Pliocene or 5.33300 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Indonesia (Java) Praecia sondeianus (45344)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Indonesia (East Java) Trochus sondeianus (96671)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Indonesia Trochus sondeianus (70084)