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Gegania

Gastropoda - Allogastropoda - Mathildidae

Taxonomy
Gegania was named by Jeffreys (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Epitoniidae by Gardner (1947); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Mathildidae by Sohl (1964), Ladd (1972), Dockery (1993) and Wienrich and Janssen (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Gegania Jeffreys
1943Tubena Marwick
1947Gegania Gardner p. 578
1964Gegania Sohl p. 362
1972Gegania Ladd p. 18
1990Gegania (Tubena) Beu et al. p. 422
1993Gegania Dockery p. 90
2002Gegania Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Tubena Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Gegania Wienrich and Janssen p. 733

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassHeterostropha
orderAllogastropodaHaszprunar 1985
superfamilyMathildoideaDall 1889
familyMathildidaeDall 1889
genusGeganiaJeffreys 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