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Trochita

Gastropoda - Calyptraeidae

Taxonomy
Trochita was named by Schumacher (1817) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Calyptraea (Trochita) by Grant and Gale (1931) and Vokes (1975).

It was assigned to Calyptraea by Grant and Gale (1931) and Vokes (1975); to Calyptraeidae by Woodring (1957) and Todd (2001); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Trochita Schumacher
1931Calyptraea (Trochita) Grant and Gale p. 795
1957Trochita Woodring pp. 79, 80
1975Calyptraea (Trochita) Vokes
2001Trochita Todd
2002Trochita Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
superfamilyCalyptraeoideaLamarck 1809
familyCalyptraeidaeLamarck 1809
genusTrochitaSchumacher 1817

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