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Cassis cornuta

Gastropoda - Mesogastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Buccinum cornutum was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Neogene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Cassis.

It was recombined as Cassidea cornuta by Bruguière (1792); it was recombined as Cassis cornuta by Martin (1879), Wilson (2002) and Beu (2005).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Buccinum cornutum Linnaeus p. 735
1792Cassidea cornuta Bruguière p. 434
1879Cassis cornuta Martin p. 45
2002Cassis cornuta Wilson p. 124
2005Cassis cornuta Beu p. 34

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderMesogastropodaThiele 1925
superfamilyTonnaceaSuter 1913
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
subfamilyCassinaeLatreille 1825
genusCassisScopoli 1777
speciescornuta(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