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Casmaria

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Casmaria was named by Adams and Adams (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei R Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cassis (Casmaria) by Foster (1965).

It was assigned to Cassis by Foster (1965); to Cassidae by Ladd (1977) and Ladd (1982); to Phaliinae by Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Casmaria Adams and Adams
1965Cassis (Casmaria) Foster
1977Casmaria Ladd p. 32
1982Casmaria Ladd p. 40
1993Casmaria Wilson p. 231
2002Casmaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
genusCasmariaAdams and Adams 1853

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