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Cyphoma

Gastropoda - Ovulidae

Taxonomy
Cyphoma was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 551]. It is extant. Its type is Bulla gibbosa.

It was reranked as Ovula (Cyphoma) by Dautzenberg (1900).

It was assigned to Ovula by Dautzenberg (1900); to Volvini by Schilder (1941); to Ovulidae by Todd (2001); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Cyphoma Röding
1900Ovula (Cyphoma) Dautzenberg
1941Cyphoma Schilder p. 109
2001Cyphoma Todd
2002Cyphoma 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
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOvulidaeFleming 1822
genusCyphoma

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