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Pterorytis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Pterorytis was named by Conrad (1862) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1267]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ocenebrinae by DeVries (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Pterorytis Conrad
2002Pterorytis Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Pterorytis DeVries p. 165

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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
subfamilyOcenebrinaeCossmann 1903
genusPterorytisConrad 1862

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