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Cypraea (Conocypraea)

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Cypraea (Conocypraea) was named by Oppenheim (1901).

It was Zonaria (Conocypraea) by Schilder (1932); it was synonymized subjectively with Cypraeacites by Dolin (1991).

It was assigned to Cypraea by Oppenheim (1901); and to Zonaria by Schilder (1932).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Cypraea (Conocypraea) Oppenheim p. 235
1932Zonaria (Conocypraea) Schilder p. 152

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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)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCypraeinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCypraea
subgenusConocypraea

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