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Fusispira

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Subulitidae

Taxonomy
Fusispira was named by Hall (1872) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem D Eife-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2,797,1004]. It is not extant. Its type is Fusispira ventricosa.

It was reranked as Murchisonia (Fusispira) by Whitfield (1886); it was reranked as Subulites (Fusispira) by Knight et al. (1960).

It was assigned to Murchisonia by Whitfield (1886); to Fusispiridae by Miller (1889); to Subulites by Knight et al. (1960); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Subulitidae by Ulrich and Scofield (1897), Nützel et al. (2000), Bouchet et al. (2005) and Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Fusispira Hall p. 229
1886Murchisonia (Fusispira) Whitfield p. 317
1889Fusispira Miller p. 395
1897Fusispira Ulrich and Scofield
1960Subulites (Fusispira) Knight et al. p. 320
2000Fusispira Nützel et al. p. 595
2002Fusispira Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Fusispira Bouchet et al. pp. 79, 247
2017Fusispira Wagner

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilySubulitoidea(Lindström 1884)
familySubulitidae
genusFusispira

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