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Fulgoraria (Miopleiona)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Miopleiona was named by Dall (1907) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u T Mi-m Sepkoski's reference number: 854,909]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Psephaea (Miopleiona) by Addicott (1970); it was synonymized subjectively with Fulgoraria (Psephaea) by Mount (1976); it was reranked as Musashia (Miopleiona) by Moore (1984); it was reranked as Fulgoraria (Miopleiona) by Oleinik and Marincovich (2003).

It was assigned to Volutidae by Durham (1944); to Psephaea by Addicott (1970); to Musashia by Moore (1984); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Fulgoraria by Oleinik and Marincovich (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Miopleiona Dall
1944Miopleiona Durham p. 177
1970Psephaea (Miopleiona) Addicott p. 104
1984Musashia (Miopleiona) Moore p. 24
2002Miopleiona Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Fulgoraria (Miopleiona) Oleinik and Marincovich Jr p. 41

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyFulgorariinaePilsbry and Olsson 1954
genusFulgorariaSchumacher 1817
subgenusMiopleiona(Dall 1907)

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