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Morula (Morunella)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Morunella was named as a genus. It is extant.

It was reranked as Morula (Morunella) by Addicott (1970).

It was assigned to Morula by Addicott (1970); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Morula (Morunella) Addicott p. 85
2002Morunella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusMorulaSchumacher 1817
subgenusMorunella

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