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Cuvierina

Gastropoda - Thecosomata - Cavoliniidae

Taxonomy
Cuvierina was named by Boas (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1011]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cavolinidae by Gardner (1947); to Cavoliniidae by Todd (2001); and to Thecosomata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Cuvieria Rang p. 322
1886Cuvierina Boas p. 131
1947Cuvierina Gardner p. 257
2001Cuvierina Todd
2002Cuvierina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOpisthobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
orderThecosomataBlainville 1823
familyCavoliniidaed'Orbigny 1842
genusCuvierinaBoas 1886

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