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Chorus

Gastropoda - Ctenobranchiata - Thaisidae

Taxonomy
Chorus was named by Gray (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Acanthina (Chorus) by Olsson (1932); it was reranked as Rapana (Chorus) by Wenz (1941).

It was assigned to Acanthina by Olsson (1932); to Rapana by Wenz (1941); to Thaisidae by Olsson (1931) and Marks (1951); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Muricidae by Nielson and Valdovinos (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Chorus Gray
1931Chorus Olsson p. 106
1932Acanthina (Chorus) Olsson p. 185
1941Rapana (Chorus) Wenz p. 1038
1951Chorus Marks p. 390
2002Chorus Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Chorus Nielson and Valdovinos p. 209

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassStreptoneuraSpengel 1881
orderCtenobranchiataSchweigger 1820
superfamilyRachigdossa
familyThaisidaeDall
genusChorusGray 1847

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