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Muracypraea mus

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Cypraea mus was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Siphocypraea (Muracypraea) mus by Olsson and Petit (1967); it was recombined as Barycypraea mus by Doneddu and Manunza (1996); it was recombined as Muracypraea mus by DeVries et al. (2006), Landau and Marques da Silva (2010) and Landau and Groves (2011).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Cypraea mus Linnaeus
1798Cypraea ovum Roding p. 22
1967Siphocypraea (Muracypraea) mus Olsson and Petit p. 281
1996Barycypraea mus Doneddu and Manunza pp. 6 - 8
2006Muracypraea mus DeVries et al. p. 102
2010Muracypraea mus Landau and Marques da Silva p. 36
2011Muracypraea mus Landau and Groves p. 2

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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
genusMuracypraeaWoodring 1957
speciesmus(Linnaeus 1758)

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