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Calyptraea (Bicatillus)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeidae

Bicatillus was named by Swainson (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Crucibulum (Bicatillus) by Martin (1905); it was reranked as Calyptraea (Bicatillus) by Oostingh (1935), Harzhauser (2002) and Mandic and Steininger (2003).

It was assigned to Crucibulum by Martin (1905); to Calyptraeidae by Lozouet et al. (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calyptraea by Oostingh (1935), Harzhauser (2002) and Mandic and Steininger (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Bicatillus Swainson
1905Crucibulum (Bicatillus) Martin p. 250
1935Calyptraea (Bicatillus) Oostingh p. 42
2001Bicatillus Lozouet et al. p. 38
2002Calyptraea (Bicatillus) Harzhauser p. 85
2002Bicatillus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Calyptraea (Bicatillus) Mandic and Steininger p. 272

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCalyptraeoideaLamarck 1809
familyCalyptraeidaeLamarck 1809
genusCalyptraeaLamarck 1799
subgenusBicatillus(Swainson 1840)

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