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Homalocantha

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Homalocantha was named by Mörch (1852) [m. kosnik taxon no: 8095].

It was reranked as Murex (Homalocantha) by Dey (1961).

It was assigned to Murex by Dey (1961); to Muricopsinae by Wilson (1994); and to Muricidae by Todd (2001) and Landau et al. (2007).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Homalocantha Mörch
1961Murex (Homalocantha) Dey
1994Homalocantha Wilson p. 37
2001Homalocantha Todd
2007Homalocantha Landau et al. p. 24

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusHomalocanthaMörch 1852

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