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Cypraecassis testiculus

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Buccinum testiculus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Cassidea testiculus by Bruguière (1792); it was recombined as Cassis testiculus by Kiener (1835); it was recombined as Cassis (Cypraecassis) testiculus by Maury (1917); it was recombined as Cypraecassis testiculus by Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Buccinum testiculus Linnaeus p. 736
1792Cassidea testiculus Bruguière p. 426
1835Cassis testiculus Kiener p. 20
1917Cassis (Cypraecassis) testiculus Maury p. 108
2010Cypraecassis testiculus Beu p. 228

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
subfamilyCassinaeLatreille 1825
genusCypraecassisStuchburry 1837
speciestesticulus(Linnaeus 1758)

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