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Urosalpinx

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Urosalpinx was named by Stimpson (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 122,914]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Muricinae by Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska (1984); to Thaidinae by Ward (1992); to Muricidae by Martin (1904), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948), Ward and Blackwelder (1987) and Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ocenebrinae by Rosenberg (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Urosalpinx Stimpson
1904Urosalpinx Martin p. 204
1947Urosalpinx Gardner p. 530
1948Urosalpinx Gardner p. 223
1984Urosalpinx Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 109
1987Urosalpinx Ward and Blackwelder p. 132
1992Urosalpinx Ward p. 130
1994Zulloia Petuch
2001Urosalpinx Todd
2002Urosalpinx Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Urosalpinx Rosenberg

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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
genusUrosalpinxStimpson 1865

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