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Cerithiopsis (Cerithiopsina)

Gastropoda - Cerithiopsidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Cerithiopsis (Cerithiopsina) Bartsch p. 328
1911Cerithopsina Bartsch p. 328
1996Cerithiopsis (Cerithiopsina) Garvie p. 65
2002Cerithopsina Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Cerithiopsina Barquero

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
superfamilyTriphoroideaGray 1847
familyCerithiopsidaeAdams and Adams 1853
genusCerithiopsisHanley 1849
subgenusCerithiopsina(Bartsch 1911)

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. L. Garvie 1996Differs from Cerithiopsis s.s. by having the initial portion of the protoconch whorls smooth and the final portion axially ribbed.