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Marginella (Eratoidea) margarita

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Marginellidae

Taxonomy
Marginella margarita was named by Kiener (1834) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Caribbean.]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Eratoidea.

It was recombined as Marginella (Eratoidea) margarita by Woodring (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Marginella margarita Kiener
1970Marginella (Eratoidea) margarita Woodring p. 330

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMarginellidaeFleming 1828
genusMarginellaWeinkauff 1879
subgenusEratoidea
speciesmargarita(Kiener 1834)

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