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Moelleria

Gastropoda - Turbinidae

Taxonomy
Moelleria was named by Jeffreys (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 557]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Moelleriinae.

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Moelleriinae by Hickman and McLean (1990) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Moelleria Jeffreys p. 43
1990Moelleria Hickman and McLean p. 43
2002Moelleria Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Moelleria Bouchet et al. pp. 110, 245

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTurbinoideaRafinesque 1815
familyTurbinidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMoelleriinaeHickman and McLean 1990
genusMoelleriaJeffreys 1865

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