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Dermomurex

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Dermomurex was named by Monterosato (1890) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 852]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Muricinae by Vokes (1975) and Wilson (1994); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Muricidae by Petuch (1988), Todd (2001) and Landau et al. (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Poweria Monterosato
1890Dermomurex Monterosato
1975Dermomurex Vokes p. 133
1988Dermomurex Petuch p. 152
1994Dermomurex Wilson p. 28
2001Dermomurex Todd
2002Dermomurex Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Hexachorda Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Dermomurex Landau et al. p. 22

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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
genusDermomurexMonterosato 1890

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