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Margarites (Pupillaria)

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Pupillaria was named by Dall (1909) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Margarites (Pupillaria) by Squires and Goedert (1991).

It was assigned to Margarites by Squires and Goedert (1991); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Pupillaria Dall
1991Margarites (Pupillaria) Squires and Goedert p. 412
2002Pupillaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTrochidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMargaritinaeStoliczka 1868
genusMargaritesGray 1847
subgenusPupillaria(Dall 1909)

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