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Ranella

Gastropoda - Ranellidae

Taxonomy
Ranella was named by Lamarck (1816) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R Sepkoski's reference number: 125]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Argobuccinum (Ranella) by Eames (1950).

It was assigned to Argobuccinum by Eames (1950); to Cymatiidae by Squires (1983); to Ranellinae by Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Ranella Lamarck
1950Argobuccinum (Ranella) Eames p. 244
1983Ranella Squires p. 357
1993Ranella Wilson p. 242
2002Ranella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyRanellidaeGray 1854
subfamilyNeptunellininaeGray 1854
familyCymatiidaeIredale 1913
genusRanellaLamarck 1816

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