Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Neptunea

Gastropoda - Neptuneidae

Taxonomy
Neptunea was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 123]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neptuneidae by Marincovich (1988); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Neptunea Röding
1988Neptunea Marincovich p. 17
2002Neptunea Sepkoski, Jr.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyNeptuneidaeStimpson 1865
genusNeptuneaRöding 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