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Monilea

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Monilea was named by Swainson (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Trochus (Monilea) by Fischer (1878).

It was assigned to Trochus by Fischer (1878); to Trochidae by Ladd (1966); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Umboniinae by MacNeil (1960), Wilson (1993) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Monilea Swainson
1878Trochus (Monilea) Fischer p. 63
1960Monilea MacNeil p. 27
1966Monilea Ladd p. 40
1993Monilea Wilson p. 93
2002Monilea Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Monilea Bouchet et al. pp. 111, 245

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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
subfamilyUmboniinae(Adams and Adams 1854)
genusMonileaSwainson 1840

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