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Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Eupleura was named by Adams and Adams (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 700,914]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Bursa (Eupleura) by Holmes (1858).

It was assigned to Bursa by Holmes (1858); to Thaidinae by Vokes (1989); to Muricidae by Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948), Woodring (1959), Ward and Blackwelder (1987) and Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ocenebrinae by DeVries (2005), Herbert (2005) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Eupleura Adams and Adams
1858Bursa (Eupleura) Holmes p. 62
1947Eupleura Gardner p. 532
1948Eupleura Gardner p. 221
1959Eupleura Woodring p. 218
1987Eupleura Ward and Blackwelder p. 132
1989Eupleura Vokes p. 119
2001Eupleura Todd
2002Eupleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Eupleura DeVries p. 282
2005Eupleura Herbert p. 296
2010Eupleura Landau and Marques da Silva p. 66

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyOcenebrinaeCossmann 1903
genusEupleuraAdams and Adams 1853

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.

No diagnoses are available