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Vitta

Gastropoda - Neritidae

Taxonomy
Vitta was named by Mörch (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Neritina (Vitta) by Woodring (1957) and Ladd (1966).

It was assigned to Neritina by Woodring (1957) and Ladd (1966); to Neritinae by Lozouet et al. (2001); to Neritidae by Todd (2001); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Vitta Mörch
1957Neritina (Vitta) Woodring p. 67
1966Neritina (Vitta) Ladd p. 57
2001Vitta Lozouet et al. p. 20
2001Vitta Todd
2002Vitta Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNeritidaeRafinesque 1815
genusVittaMörch 1852

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