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Ecphora kochi

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Ecphora kochi was named by Ward and Gilinsky (1988).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Ecphora kochi Ward and Gilinsky pp. 10-11 figs. Plate 4, Figs. 2, 4
1992Ecphora kochi Ward p. 121

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropoda
subclassCaenogastropoda(Cox 1959)
RankNameAuthor
Sorbeoconcha(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
Hypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
superorderLatrogastropodaRiedel 2000
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyRapaninaeGray 1853
genusEcphoraConrad 1843
specieskochiWard and Gilinsky 1988

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.

Ecphora kochi Ward and Gilinsky 1988
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:22:24
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:22:24
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Messinian or 7.24600 to 5.33300 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333USA (Virginia) Ecphora kochi (59296)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333USA (Virginia) Ecphora kochi (71536 71618 71619 71623 71655)