Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Oxycypraea

Gastropoda - Eocypraeidae

Taxonomy
Oxycypraea was named by Schilder (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: T (Eo-m-l) T (Eo-m-u) Sepkoski's reference number: 700].

It was reranked as Transovula (Oxycypraea) by Palmer (1937) and Palmer and Brann (1966).

It was assigned to Transovula by Palmer (1937) and Palmer and Brann (1966); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eocypraeini by Fehse (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Oxycypraea Schilder
1937Transovula (Oxycypraea) Palmer p. 237
1966Transovula (Oxycypraea) Palmer and Brann p. 956
2002Oxycypraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Oxycypraea Fehse p. 132

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyEocypraeidaeSchilder 1924
subfamilyEocypraeinaeSchilder 1924
tribeEocypraeiniSchilder 1924
genusOxycypraeaSchilder 1924

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