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Turcica

Gastropoda - Turcicidae

Taxonomy
Turcica was named by Adams (1854) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 559]. It is extant. Its type is Turcica monilifera. It is the type genus of Turcicidae.

It was assigned to Eucyclinae by Wilson (1993); to Trochidae by Ladd (1966), Ladd (1972), Ladd (1982) and Todd (2001); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Turcicidae by Bandel (2010).

Species
T. monilifera (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Turcica Adams p. 37
1966Turcica Ladd p. 35
1972Turcica Ladd p. 13
1982Turcica Ladd p. 23
1993Turcica Wilson p. 70
2001Turcica Todd
2002Turcica Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Turcica Bandel p. 462

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilySeguenzioideaVerril 1884
familyTurcicidae
genusTurcicaAdams 1854

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