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Cornulina

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Cornulina was named by Conrad (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 700]. Its type is Cornulina armigera.

It was reranked as Melongena (Cornulina) by Olsson (1928).

It was assigned to Melongena by Olsson (1928); to Fasciolariidae by Palmer (1937); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Melongenidae by Perrilliat et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Cornulina Conrad
1928Melongena (Cornulina) Olsson p. 130
1937Cornulina Palmer p. 337
2002Cornulina Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Cornulina Perrilliat et al. p. 163

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
genusCornulinaConrad 1853

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