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Fulgoraria (Psephaea)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Psephaea was named by Crosse (1871) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 794]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Fulgoraria (Psephaea) by Mount (1976) and Oleinik and Marincovich (2003).

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Fulgoraria by Mount (1976) and Oleinik and Marincovich (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Psephaea Crosse
1976Fulgoraria (Psephaea) Mount p. 88
2002Psephaea Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Fulgoraria (Psephaea) Oleinik and Marincovich Jr p. 41

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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
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
genusFulgorariaSchumacher 1817
subgenusPsephaea(Crosse 1871)

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