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Keepingia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Taxonomy
Keepingia was named by Nuttal and Cooper (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l T Mi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 926].

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nassariinae by Marquet et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Keepingia Nuttal and Cooper
2002Keepingia Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Keepingia Marquet et al. p. 50

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNassariidaeIredale 1916
subfamilyNassariinaeIredale 1916
genusKeepingiaNuttal and Cooper 1973

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