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Cyllene

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Taxonomy
Cyllene was named by Gray (1834) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Nassariidae by MacNeil (1960); to Nassariinae by Wilson (1994); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Cyllene Gray
1960Cyllene MacNeil p. 82
1994Cyllene Wilson p. 76
2002Cyllene 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
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNassariidaeIredale 1916
genusCylleneGray 1834

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