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Palmadusta

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Palmadusta was named by Schilder (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 121]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cypraea (Palmadusta) by Okutaini (2000).

It was assigned to Cypraea by Okutaini (2000); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Bistolidini by Meyer (2003); and to Bistolidinae by Soriano (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Palmadusta Schilder
2000Cypraea (Palmadusta) Okutaini p. 233
2002Palmadusta Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Palmadusta Meyer
2006Palmadusta Soriano p. 44

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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
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyBistolidinae()
genusPalmadustaSchilder 1939

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