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Muricopsinae (disused)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Muricopsinae was named by Radwin (1971) [m. kosnik taxon no: 8093].

It was assigned to Muricinae by Ponder and Warén (1988); and to Muricidae by Wilson (1994) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Muricopsinae Radwin
1988Muricopsinae Ponder and Warén p. 305
1994Muricopsinae Wilson p. 37
2005Muricopsinae Bouchet et al. p. 255

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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
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMuricopsinaeRadwin 1971
subfamilyMuricopsinaeRadwin 1971

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