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Sulcocypraea

Gastropoda - Eocypraeidae

Taxonomy
Sulcocypraea was named by Conrad (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than-l T Ol-l Sepkoski's reference number: 121]. It is the type genus of Sulcocypraeinae, Sulcocypraeini.

It was assigned to Ovulidae by Dolin and Ledon (2002); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Sulcocypraeini by Fehse (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Sulcocypraea Conrad
2002Sulcocypraea Dolin and Ledon
2002Sulcocypraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Sulcocypraea Fehse p. 132

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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
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyEocypraeidaeSchilder 1924
subfamilySulcocypraeinaeSchilder 1939
tribeSulcocypraeiniSchilder 1939
genusSulcocypraeaConrad 1865

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