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Volvaria

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae

Taxonomy
Volvaria was named by Lamarck (1810) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Mi Sepkoski's reference number: 914].

It was assigned to Cylindromitrinae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Volvaria Lamarck
1995Volvaria Pacaud and Le Renard p. 172
2002Volvaria 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
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMitridaeSwainson 1831
subfamilyCylindromitrinaeCossmann 1899
genusVolvariaLamarck 1810

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