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Cymia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Cymia was named by Mörch (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 547]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Thais (Cymia) by Oostingh (1935) and Ladd (1977).

It was assigned to Thaisidae by Olsson (1931); to Thais by Oostingh (1935) and Ladd (1977); to Thaididae by Woodring (1959) and Perrilliat (1987); to Muricidae by Todd (2001); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Cymia Mörch
1931Cymia Olsson p. 105
1935Thais (Cymia) Oostingh p. 65
1959Cymia Woodring p. 223
1977Thais (Cymia) Ladd p. 41
1987Cymia Perrilliat p. 17
2001Cymia Todd
2002Cymia 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
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusCymiaMörch 1860

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