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Gastropoda - Ranellidae

Cymatium was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 125]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Triton (Cymatium) by Mörch (1877); it was reranked as Tritonium (Cymatium) by Gabb (1881).

It was assigned to Triton by Mörch (1877); to Tritonium by Gabb (1881); to Cymatiidae by Oostingh (1935), Gardner (1947), MacNeil (1960), Ladd (1977), Ladd (1982) and Frassinetti and Covacevich (1995); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Cymatiinae by Wilson (1993) and Beu (2005); and to Ranellidae by Todd (2001) and Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Cymatium Röding
1810Lotorium Montfort p. 106
1842Tritocurrus Lesson
1847Luterium Herrmannsen p. 632
1848Nyctilochus Gistel
1877Triton (Cymatium) Mörch p. 31
1881Tritonium (Cymatium) Gabb p. 352
1935Cymatium Oostingh p. 61
1947Cymatium Gardner p. 533
1960Cymatium MacNeil p. 58
1977Cymatium Ladd p. 33
1982Cymatium Ladd p. 40
1993Cymatium Wilson p. 243
1995Cymatium Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 58
2001Cymatium Todd
2002Cymatium Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Cymatium Beu p. 72
2010Cymatium Beu

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyRanellidaeGray 1854
genusCymatiumRöding 1798

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