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Brachycythara

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mangeliidae

Taxonomy
Brachycythara was named by Woodring (1928) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l T Plio].

It was assigned to Mangeliinae by Woodring (1928); to Turridae by Ward and Blackwelder (1987) and Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Mangeliidae by Bouchet et al. (2011).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Brachycythara Woodring p. 174
1987Brachycythara Ward and Blackwelder p. 132
2001Brachycythara Todd
2002Brachycythara Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Brachycythara Bouchet et al. p. 281

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMangeliidae(Fischer 1884)
genusBrachycythara

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