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Harpa harpa

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Harpidae

Taxonomy
Buccinum harpa was named by Linnaeaus (1758) [HISTORY: Type of Harpa Röding 1798 by tautonomy [Vokes 1998].]. It is extant. It is the type species of Harpa.

It was recombined as Harpa harpa by Vokes (1998), Kosnik (2002) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonyms
  • Harpa nobilis was named by Röding (1798) [HISTORY: Type species of Harpa Röding 1798; synonym of Buccinum harpa Linnaeaus 1758 [Vokes 1998].]. It is extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Buccinum harpa by Vokes (1998).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Buccinum harpa Linnaeaus
1798Harpa nobilis Röding p. 179
1998Harpa harpa Vokes p. 14
2002Harpa harpa Kosnik
2010Harpa harpa Landau and Marques da Silva p. 81

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyHarpidaeBronn 1849
subfamilyHarpinaeBronn 1849
genusHarpaRöding 1798
speciesharpa(Linnaeaus 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