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Neritina virginea

Gastropoda - Neritidae

Taxonomy
Nerita virginea was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Caribbean.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Vitta virginea by Baker (1923); it was recombined as Neritina (Vitta) virginea by Woodring (1957); it was recombined as Neritina virginia by Miller (1983); it was recombined as Neritina virginea by Landau et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Nerita virginea Linnaeus
1923Vitta virginea Baker
1957Neritina (Vitta) virginea Woodring p. 67
1983Neritina virginia Miller III
2016Neritina virginea Landau et al. p. 19

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNeritidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyNeritininae(Poey 1852)
genusNeritinaLamarck 1816
speciesvirginea(Linnaeus 1758)

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