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Taranis

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Taranis was named by Jeffreys (1870) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Turrinae by Moore (1976) and Wilson (1994); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Taranis Jeffreys p. 447
1976Taranis Moore p. 38
1994Taranis Wilson p. 194
2002Taranis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
subfamilyTurrinaeSwainson 1840
genusTaranisJeffreys 1870

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