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Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) moorei

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Taxonomy
Cancellaria moorei was named by Guppy (1866) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Pliocene; Jamaica.]. Its type specimen is BMNH G 64068, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cancellaria (Bivetopsis) moorei by Woodring (1928); it was recombined as Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) moorei by Jung and Petit (1990) and Landau et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Cancellaria moorei Guppy p. 289 figs. pl. 17, fig. 7
1928Cancellaria (Bivetopsis) moorei Woodring p. 222
1929Cancellaria moorei Anderson p. 117
1990Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) moorei Jung and Petit p. 118
2007Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) moorei Landau et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
RankNameAuthor
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyCancellarioideaGray 1853
familyCancellariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyCancellariinaeGray 1853
genusCancellariaJousseaume 1887
subgenusBivetopsia
speciesmoorei(Guppy 1866)

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