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Granulina

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cystiscidae

Taxonomy
Granulina was named by Jousseaume (1888) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Marginellidae by Ward and Blackwelder (1987) and Wilson (1993); to Opisthobranchia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cystiscidae by Todd (2001) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Granulina Jousseaume
1987Granulina Ward and Blackwelder p. 132
1993Granulina Wilson p. 142
2001Granulina Todd
2002Granulina Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Granulina Hendy et al.

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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
familyCystiscidaeStimpson 1865
genusGranulinaJousseaume 1888

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