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Phenacovolva

Gastropoda - Ovulidae

Taxonomy
Phenacovolva was named by Iredale (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R Sepkoski's reference number: 550]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Volva (Phenacovolva) by Cernohorsky (1971).

It was assigned to Volva by Cernohorsky (1971); to Ovulidae by Ladd (1977), Ladd (1982) and Wilson (1993); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ovulinae by Dolin and Lozouet (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Phenacovolva Iredale
1971Volva (Phenacovolva) Cernohorsky p. 126
1977Phenacovolva Ladd p. 26
1982Phenacovolva Ladd p. 37
1993Phenacovolva Wilson p. 202
2002Phenacovolva Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Phenacovolva Dolin and Lozouet p. 77

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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)
familyOvulidaeFleming 1822
subfamilyOvulinaeFlemming 1822
genusPhenacovolvaIredale 1930

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