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Volvaria (Volvariella)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae

Taxonomy
Volvariella was named by Fischer (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Eo-u].

It was reranked as Volvaria (Volvariella) by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995).

It was assigned to Volvaria by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Cylindromitrinae by Garvie (1996); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Volvariella Fischer p. 153
1995Volvaria (Volvariella) Pacaud and Le Renard p. 172
1996Volvariella Garvie p. 89
2002Volvariella 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
subgenusVolvariella(Fischer 1883)

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