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Mammilla

Gastropoda - Naticidae

Taxonomy
Mammilla was named by Schumacher (1817) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant. Its type is Mammilla fasciata.

It was reranked as Polinices (Mammilla) by Altena (1941).

It was assigned to Polinices by Altena (1941); to Naticidae by Ladd (1977); to Polinicinae by MacNeil (1960) and Majima (1989); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Naticinae by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Mammilla Schumacher
1941Polinices (Mammilla) Altena p. 67
1960Mammilla MacNeil p. 54
1977Mammilla Ladd p. 28
1989Mammilla Majima p. 65
2002Mammilla Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Mammilla Landau and Marques da Silva p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyPolinicinaeGray 1847
genusMammillaSchumacher 1817

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