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Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Favartia was named by Jousseaume (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Ocinebra (Favartia) by Dall (1889); it was reranked as Murex (Favartia) by Olsson and Harbison (1953); it was reranked as Aspella (Favartia) by Mandic et al. (2002).

It was assigned to Ocinebra by Dall (1889); to Murex by Olsson and Harbison (1953); to Muricopsinae by Wilson (1994); to Aspella by Mandic et al. (2002); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Muricidae by Petuch (1988), Todd (2001) and Landau et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Favartia Jousseaume
1889Ocinebra (Favartia) Dall p. 211
1953Murex (Favartia) Olsson and Harbison
1988Favartia Petuch p. 152
1994Favartia Wilson p. 37
2001Favartia Todd
2002Aspella (Favartia) Mandic et al. p. 300
2002Favartia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Favartia Landau et al. p. 44

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusFavartiaJousseaume 1880

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