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Neptunea lyrata

Gastropoda - Neptuneidae

Taxonomy
Murex lyratus was named by Gmelin (1791). It is extant.

It was recombined as Neptunea lyrata by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1791Murex lyratus Gmelin
2008Neptunea lyrata Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyNeptuneidaeStimpson 1865
genusNeptuneaRöding 1798
specieslyrata(Gmelin 1791)

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