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Trona

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Trona was named by Jousseaume (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 121]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cypraea (Trona) by Weisbord (1962).

It was assigned to Cypraea by Weisbord (1962); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Luriinae by Landau and Groves (2011).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Cypraea (Basterotia) Jousseaume
1884Trona Jousseaume
1896Cypraea (Cavicypraea) Cossmann
1962Cypraea (Trona) Weisbord p. 234
2002Trona Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Trona Landau and Groves p. 14

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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
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyLuriinaeSchilder 1832
genusTronaJousseaume 1884

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