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Waimatea

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutomitridae

Taxonomy
Waimatea was named by Finlay (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 728]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Volutomitridae by Wilson (1993); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Waimatea Finlay
1993Waimatea Wilson p. 160
2002Waimatea 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
familyVolutomitridaeGray 1854
genusWaimateaFinlay 1927

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