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Cantharidus

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Cantharidus was named by Monfort (1810) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Monodontinae by Fleming (1966); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Trochinae by Wilson (1993), Bouchet et al. (2005) and Hendy (2007); and to Cantharidini by Harzhauser (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Cantharidus Monfort
1966Cantharidus Fleming p. 38
1993Cantharidus Wilson p. 80
2002Cantharidus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Cantharidus Bouchet et al. p. 148
2007Cantharidus Harzhauser p. 84
2007Cantharidus Hendy

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTrochidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyTrochinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCantharidusMonfort 1810

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