|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Gastropoda - Cypraeidae
It was reranked as Cypraea (Bernayia) by Oppenheim (1906) and Vredenburg (1925); it was reranked as Cypraea (Bernaya) by Islamoglu and Taner (2002); it was synonymized subjectively with Cypraeorbis by Darragh (2011).
It was assigned to Cypraeorbini by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); to Cypraeidae by Cossmann (1891), Abbass (1967) and Groves (1990); to Cypraea by Oppenheim (1906), Vredenburg (1925) and Islamoglu and Taner (2002); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Bernayinae by Schilder (1927), Perrilliat et al. (2003) and Bouchet and Rosenberg (2016).
|Year||Name and author|
|1906||Cypraea (Bernayia) Oppenheim p. 301|
|1925||Cypraea (Bernayia) Vredenburg p. 303|
|1967||Bernaya Abbass p. 64|
|1983||Bernaya Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 103|
|1990||Bernaya Groves p. 277|
|2002||Cypraea (Bernaya) Islamoglu and Taner p. 49|
|2002||Bernaya Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2003||Bernaya Perrilliat et al. p. 42|
|2016||Bernaya Bouchet and Rosenberg|
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|L. T. Groves 1990||Shell medium to large size, anterior end somewhat carinate, dorsum smooth, spire of medium height and partially covered, aperture wide, sides rounded, anterior and posterior canals deep, fossula smooth, concave, wide.|