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Margarella

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Margarella is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Trochidae by Gordillo (1991) and Zelaya (2004).

Synonyms
  • Margaritella was named by Thiele (1891) [COMMENTS: Junior homonym of Margaritella (Cretaceous of Sepkoski); replaced by Margarella Thiele (1893).]. It is extant.

    It was replaced with Margarella by Thiele (1893).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Margaritella Thiele p. 259
1991Margarella Gordillo p. 129
2002Margarella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Margarella Zelaya p. 113

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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
genusMargarella

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