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Apiocypraea

Gastropoda - Eocypraeidae

Taxonomy
Apiocypraea was named by Schilder (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l T Plio-u].

It was reranked as Eocypraea (Apiocypraea) by Woodring (1959) and Durham et al. (1981); it was reranked as Calpurnus (Apiocypraea) by Dolin and Lozouet (2004).

It was assigned to Eocypraea by Woodring (1959) and Durham et al. (1981); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Calpurnus by Dolin and Lozouet (2004); to Ovulinae by Moths et al. (2010); to Eocypraeini by Fehse (2013); and to Eocypraeinae by Marshall (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Apiocypraea Schilder
1959Eocypraea (Apiocypraea) Woodring p. 196
1981Eocypraea (Apiocypraea) Durham and et al. p. 390
2002Apiocypraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Calpurnus (Apiocypraea) Dolin and Lozouet
2010Apiocypraea Moths et al. p. 34
2013Apiocypraea Fehse p. 132
2016Apiocypraea Marshall

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyEocypraeidaeSchilder 1924
subfamilyEocypraeinaeSchilder 1924
genusApiocypraeaSchilder 1927

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