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Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Nassa was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 122,926; NOTE: Authority stated as Lamack 1799 by Malumian et al. 1978.]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Buccinum (Nassa) by de Gregorio (1890).

It was assigned to Buccinum by de Gregorio (1890); to Drupinae by MacNeil (1960); to Thaididae by Ladd (1977); to Buccinidae by Malumian et al. (1978); to Nassidae by Martin (1904) and Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska (1984); to Thaidinae by Wilson (1994); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Nassa Röding
1890Buccinum (Nassa) de Gregorio p. 102
1904Nassa Martin p. 191
1960Nassa MacNeil p. 64
1977Nassa Ladd p. 40
1978Nassa Malumian et al. pp. 278, 280
1984Nassa Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 111
1994Nassa Wilson p. 45
2002Nassa Sepkoski, Jr.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusNassaRöding 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.

No diagnoses are available