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Cyllenina

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Taxonomy
Cyllenina was named by Bellardi (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u T Mi-u-l Sepkoski's reference number: 926]. Its type is Buccinum ancillariaeforme.

It was reranked as Cyllene (Cyllenina) by Landau and Marquet (1999).

It was assigned to Cyllene by Landau and Marquet (1999); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cylleninae by Landau et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Cyllenina Bellardi
1999Cyllene (Cyllenina) Landau and Marquet p. 42
2002Cyllenina Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Cyllenina Landau et al. p. 69

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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)
familyNassariidaeIredale 1916
subfamilyCylleninaeBellardi 1882
genusCylleninaBellardi 1882

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