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Chelycypraea

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Cypraea (Chelycypraea) was named by Schilder (1927) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7868]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Chelycypraea by Meyer (2003).

It was assigned to Cypraea by Wilson (1993); and to Austrocypraeini by Meyer (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Cypraea (Chelycypraea) Schilder
1993Cypraea (Chelycypraea) Wilson p. 178
2003Chelycypraea Meyer

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyLuriinaeSchilder 1832
tribeAustrocypraeiniIredale 1935
genusChelycypraea(Schilder 1927)

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