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Poirieria

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Poirieria was named by Jousseaume (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant. Its type is Murex zelandicus.

It was reranked as Murex (Poirieria) by Clench and Pérez Farfante (1945).

It was assigned to Murex by Clench and Pérez Farfante (1945); to Typhinae by Vokes (1970); to Muricidae by Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Muricinae by Merle and Pacaud (2002) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Poirieria Jousseaume p. 335
1945Murex (Poirieria) Clench and Pérez Farfante p. 44
1970Poirieria Vokes p. 17
2001Poirieria Todd
2002Poirieria Merle and Pacaud p. 22
2002Poirieria Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Poirieria Landau and Marques da Silva p. 64

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMuricinaeda Costa 1776
genusPoirieriaJousseaume 1880

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