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Cassidae

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Cassidae was named by Latreille (1825) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5444]. It is extant.

It was reranked as the subfamily Cassinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Taenioglossa by Martin (1904); to Cassoidea by Harzhauser and Mandic (2001); to Caenogastropoda by Wienrich (2001); to Tonnidae by Bouchet et al. (2005); and to Tonnoidea by Ponder and Warén (1988), Beesley (1998), Todd (2001), Harzhauser (2002), Harzhauser (2004), Beu (2005), Beu (2008) and Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Cassidae Latreille
1904Cassidae Martin p. 226
1988Cassidae Ponder and Warén p. 302
1998Cassidae Beesley p. 794
2001Cassidae Harzhauser and Mandic p. 705
2001Cassidae Todd
2001Cassidae Wienrich p. 436
2002Cassidae Harzhauser p. 91
2004Cassidae Harzhauser p. 133
2005Cassidae Beu p. 33
2005Cassinae Bouchet et al. p. 253
2008Cassidae Beu p. 272
2010Cassidae Beu

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825

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