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Loricella

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Schizochitonidae

Taxonomy
Loricella was named by Pilsbry (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R]. It is extant. Its type is Loricella angasi.

It was assigned to Schizochitonidae by Ladd (1966), Beesley (1998) and Wells and Houston (2001); and to Neoloricata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Loricella Pilsbry
1966Loricella Ladd p. 22
1998Loricella Beesley p. 183
2001Loricella Wells and Houston p. 83
2002Loricella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
suborderIschnochitonina(Bergenhayn 1930)
familySchizochitonidaeDall 1885
genusLoricellaPilsbry 1893

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