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Nerita (Ritena)

Gastropoda - Neritidae

Taxonomy
Ritena was named by Gray (1858) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Nerita (Ritena) by Ladd (1966) and Todd (2001).

It was assigned to Nerita by Ladd (1966) and Todd (2001); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Ritena Gray p. 92
1966Nerita (Ritena) Ladd p. 55
2001Nerita (Ritena) Todd
2002Ritena Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNeritidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyNeritinaeRafinesque 1815
genusNeritaLinnaeus 1758
subgenusRitena(Gray 1858)

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