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Nicema

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Nicema was named by Woodring (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l T Mi-m Sepkoski's reference number: 553,854]. Its type is Nicema amara.

It was reranked as Northia (Nicema) by Olsson (1964).

It was assigned to Northia by Olsson (1964); to Photinae by Vermeij (1998); to Buccinidae by Woodring (1964) and Todd (2001); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Northia (Nicema) Olsson
1964Nicema Woodring
1998Nicema Vermeij p. 74
2001Nicema Todd
2002Nicema Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusNicemaWoodring 1964

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