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Argyropeza

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Taxonomy
Argyropeza was named by Melvill and Standen (1901) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 550]. It is extant. Its type is Argyropeza divina.

It was assigned to Cerithiinae by MacNeil (1960); to Cerithiadae by Ladd (1977) and Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
A. divina (type species), A. suvaensis
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Argyropeza Melvill and Standen p. 371
1960Argyropeza MacNeil p. 40
1977Argyropeza Ladd p. 15
1993Argyropeza Wilson p. 115
2002Argyropeza Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyCerithiidae(Fleming 1822)
genusArgyropezaMelvill and Standen 1901

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