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Eocithara

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Harpidae

Taxonomy
Eocithara was named by Fischer (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes T Mi-m Sepkoski's reference number: 530,614,909].

It was reranked as Harpa (Eocithara) by Vredenburg (1925).

It was assigned to Harpa by Vredenburg (1925); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Harpidae by Ladd (1977), Squires (1984), Squires and Demetrion (1992) and Harzhauser (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Eocithara Fischer
1925Harpa (Eocithara) Vredenburg p. 122
1977Eocithara Ladd p. 67
1984Eocithara Squires p. 35
1992Eocithara Squires and Demetrion p. 33
2002Eocithara Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Eocithara Harzhauser p. 140

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyHarpidaeBronn 1849
genusEocitharaFischer 1883

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