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Rimula

Gastropoda - Fissurellidae

Taxonomy
Rimula was named by Defrance (1827) [Sepkoski's age data: K u R]. It is extant. Its type is Rimula blainvilli. It is the type genus of Rimulidae.

It was assigned to Rimulidae by Anton (1838); to Emarginulidae by Wilson (1993); to Emarginulinae by Knight et al. (1960) and Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Fissurellidae by Gardner (1947), Ladd (1966), Ladd (1982) and Todd (2001); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Emarginulini by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Species
R. blainvilli (type species), R. exquisita
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Rimula Defrance
1838Rimula Anton p. 27
1947Rimula Gardner p. 624
1960Rimula Knight et al. p. 229
1966Rimula Ladd p. 30
1982Rimula Ladd p. 22
1993Rimula Wilson p. 58
1995Rimula Pacaud and Le Renard p. 152
2001Rimula Todd
2002Rimula Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Rimula Bouchet et al. pp. 152, 243

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyFissurelloidea(Fleming 1822)
familyFissurellidaeFleming 1822
familyEmarginulinae(Gray 1834)
tribeEmarginuliniChildren 1834
genusRimulaDefrance 1827

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