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Vitularia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Vitularia was named by Swainson (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Thaidinae by Wilson (1994); to Muricidae by Marks (1951), Ladd (1977) and Todd (2001); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Vitularia Swainson
1951Vitularia Marks p. 387
1977Vitularia Ladd p. 37
1994Vitularia Wilson p. 49
2001Vitularia Todd
2002Vitularia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusVitulariaSwainson 1840

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