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Cryptoconus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Conidae

Taxonomy
Cryptoconus was named by Koenen (1867) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-u T Eo-u].

It was reranked as Pleurotoma (Cryptoconus) by Noetling (1895).

It was assigned to Pleurotoma by Noetling (1895); to Cryptoconinae by Sohl (1964); to Conidae by Vredenburg (1921) and Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Cryptoconus Koenen
1895Pleurotoma (Cryptoconus) Noetling p. 41
1921Cryptoconus Vredenburg p. 133
1964Cryptoconus Sohl p. 286
1995Cryptoconus Pacaud and Le Renard
2002Cryptoconus Sepkoski, Jr.

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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)
familyConidaeFleming 1822
genusCryptoconusKoenen 1867

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