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Cryptorhytis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Taxonomy
Cryptorhytis was named by Meek (1876) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Piestochilus (Cryptorhytis) by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983).

It was assigned to Fusininae by Sohl (1964); to Piestochilus by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Fasciolariinae by Snyder (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Cryptorhytis Meek
1964Cryptorhytis Sohl p. 231
1983Piestochilus (Cryptorhytis) Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 107
2002Cryptorhytis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Cryptorhytis Snyder p. 18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyFasciolariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyFasciolariinaeGray 1853
genusCryptorhytisMeek 1876

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