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Morgania

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Melanopsidae

Taxonomy
Morgania was named by Palmer (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani T Eo Sepkoski's reference number: 614].

It was assigned to Melanopsidae by Woods (1922); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Morgania Woods p. 82
1947Morgania Palmer p. 196
2002Morgania Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyMelanopsidae(Adams and Adams 1854)
genusMorgania

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