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Cyclus

Cycloidea - Cyclidae

Taxonomy
Cyclus was named by de Koninck (1841) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l P l Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Cyclidae.

It was assigned to Cyclidae by Goldring (1967) and Glaessner (1969); and to Cyclida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Cyclus de Koninck
1967Cyclus Goldring p. 318
1969Cyclus Glaessner p. 569
2002Cyclus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
orderCycloidea(Glaessner 1928)
familyCyclidaePackard 1885
RankNameAuthor
genusCyclusde Koninck 1841

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