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Turriscala (Claviscala)

Gastropoda - Epitoniidae

Taxonomy
Claviscala was named by DeBoury (1909) [Sepkoski's age data: K Nc R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Turriscala (Claviscala) by MacNeil (1960).

It was assigned to Turriscala by MacNeil (1960); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Epitoniidae by Kaim (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Claviscala DeBoury
1960Turriscala (Claviscala) MacNeil p. 43
2002Claviscala Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Claviscala Kaim p. 60

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyEpitoniidaeBerry 1910
genusTurriscalade Boury 1890
subgenusClaviscala(DeBoury 1909)

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