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Monetaria moneta

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Cypraea moneta was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Cypraea (Monetaria) moneta by Abrard (1946); it was recombined as Monetaria moneta by Hendy (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Cypraea moneta Linnaeus
1946Cypraea (Monetaria) moneta Abrard p. 100
2002Cypraea moneta Wilson p. 114
2007Monetaria moneta Hendy

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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
subfamilyErosariinaeSchilder 1924
genusMonetariaTroschel 1863
speciesmoneta(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