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Cellana

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Patellidae

Taxonomy
Cellana was named by Adams (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 530,909]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Patellidae by Ladd (1966), Kensley (1972), Short and Potter (1987) and Wilson (1993); and to Patellogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Cellana Adams
1966Cellana Ladd p. 32
1972Cellana Kensley p. 174
1987Cellana Short and Potter p. 8
1993Cellana Wilson p. 35
2002Cellana Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderPatellogastropodaLindberg 1986
superfamilyPatelloidea()
familyPatellidae
genusCellanaAdams 1869

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