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Oocorys

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Oocorys was named by Fischer (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R]. It is extant. Its type is Oocorys sulcata. It is the type genus of Oocorythidae.

It was assigned to Cassidae by Todd (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Oocorythinae by Beu (2008).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Oocorys Fischer p. 392
1884Benthodolium Verrill and Smith p. 177
1980Hadroocorys Quinn p. 156
2001Oocorys Todd
2002Oocorys Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Oocorys Beu p. 332

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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
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
subfamilyOocorythinae(Fischer 1885)
genusOocorysFischer 1883

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