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Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Sister taxa
H. (Haustator)

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Turritella (Haustator) Monfort
1913Turritella (Haustator) Bohm and Weisfermel p. 72
1926Turritella (Haustator) Bohm p. 66
1960Turritella (Haustator) MacNeil p. 36
1964Haustator Sohl p. 361
1973Turritella (Haustator) Iqbal p. 25
1973Haustator Marasti p. 85
1974Haustator Shuto p. 149
1993Haustator Wilson p. 139
1995Haustator Pacaud and Le Renard p. 157
1996Haustator Allmon p. 67
1996Haustator Tracey and Todd p. 41
1997Turritella (Haustator) Marquet p. 11
2001Turritella (Haustator) Harzhauser and Mandic p. 693
2002Turritella (Haustator) Harzhauser p. 76
2002Turritella (Haustator) Harzhauser et al.
2002Haustator Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Turritella (Haustator) van den Hoek Ostende et al. p. 18
2003Turritella (Haustator) Mandic and Steininger p. 270
2004Turritella (Haustator) Harzhauser p. 124
2004Turritella (Haustator) Stilwell et al. p. 28
2006Haustator Perrilliat et al. p. 155
2007Turritella (Haustator) Harzhauser p. 97
2009Haustator Harzhauser et al. p. 343

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(Férussac 1819)
familyTurritellidaeLovén 1847
genusHaustator(Monfort 1810)

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.

W. D. Allmon 1996Shell medium-sized to very large, of 15-25 whorls. Protoconch of 0.75-2.5 smooth, rounded whorls with small P1. Aprical sculpture formula C1B2A3. Profile of adult whorls round to basically carinate. Sculpture consisting of multiple simple, moderately developed spiral ribs. Apical angle less than or equal to pleural angle. Lateral sinus of the "hybrida-imbricataria" type, basinal sinus of moderate deep aand simple.