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Calyptraphorus

Gastropoda - Rostellariidae

Taxonomy
Calyptraphorus was named by Conrad (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 700,1074]. Its type is Rostellaria velata. It is the type genus of Calyptraphorinae.

It was assigned to Strombidae by Gardner (1945); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Calyptraphorinae by Bandel (2007); and to Rostellariidae by Pacaud (2008) and Kase and Aguilar (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Calyptraphorus Conrad
1945Calyptraphorus Gardner p. 164
2002Calyptraphorus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Calyptraphorus Bandel p. 130
2008Calyptrophorus Pacaud p. 727
2014Calyptraphorus Kase and Aguilar p. 171

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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
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyRostellariidae(Gabb 1868)
genusCalyptraphorusConrad 1857

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