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Gastropoda - Naticidae

Amauropsis was named by Mörch (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes R Sepkoski's reference number: 1061]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Natica (Amauropsis) by Penecke (1896); it was reranked as Bulbus (Amauropsis) by Pan (1977).

It was assigned to Natica by Penecke (1896); to Naticidae by Packard (1922); to Gastropoda by Mansfield (1925); to Bulbus by Pan (1977); to Globulariinae by Kase (1984); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Polinicinae by Stilwell et al. (2004); and to Ampullospirinae by Marincovich (1977) and Pastorino (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Amauropsis Mörch p. 81
1896Natica (Amauropsis) Penecke p. 44
1922Amauropsis Packard p. 429
1925Amauropsis Mansfield p. 58
1977Amauropsis Marincovich p. 216
1977Bulbus (Amauropsis) Pan p. 135
1984Amauropsis Kase p. 154
2002Amauropsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Amauropsis Stilwell et al. p. 33
2005Amauropsis Pastorino p. 252

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyAmpullospirinaeCox 1930
genusAmauropsisMörch 1857

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.

No diagnoses are available