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Eucyclus

Gastropoda - Eucyclidae

Taxonomy
Eucyclus was named by Eudes-Deslongchamps (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn T Ol-l Sepkoski's reference number: 797,1066]. It is the type genus of Eucyclidae.

It was synonymized subjectively with Amberleya by Cox (1928); it was reranked as Amberleya (Eucyclus) by Kase (1984).

It was assigned to Amberleya by Kase (1984); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eucyclidae by Koken (1896), Bouchet et al. (2005), Bandel (2010) and Ferrari et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Eucyclus Eudes-Deslongchamps p. 96
1896Eucyclus Koken
1984Amberleya (Eucyclus) Kase p. 96
2002Eucyclus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Eucyclus Bouchet et al. p. 73
2010Eucyclus Bandel p. 448
2014Eucyclus Ferrari et al. p. 1176

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilySeguenzioideaVerril 1884
familyEucyclidaeKoken 1896
genusEucyclusEudes-Deslongchamps 1860

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