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Puperita pupa

Gastropoda - Neritidae

Taxonomy
Nerita pupa was named by Linnaeus (1767) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Neretina pupa by Vaughn (1921); it was recombined as Puperita pupa by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1767Nerita pupa Linnaeus pp. 1253-1254
1921Neretina pupa Vaughn
2008Puperita pupa Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNeritidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyNeritininae(Poey 1852)
genusPuperitaLamarck 1816
speciespupa(Linnaeus 1767)

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