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Ampulla

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Ampulla was named by Roding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 553]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Scaphellinae by Darragh (1989); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Ampulla Roding
1926Halia Risso
1989Ampulla Darragh p. 216
2002Ampulla Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Halia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyScaphellinaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusAmpullaRoding 1798

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