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Cypraea (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Cypraea flaveola Linnaeus
1758Cypraea Linnaeus p. 718
1815Cypraea Rafinesque
1884Vulgusella Jousseaume
1890Pantherinaria Sacco
1925Cypraea Mansfield p. 49
1931Cypraea Olsson p. 93
1947Cypraea Gardner p. 540
1948Cypraea Gardner p. 213
1960Cypraea MacNeil p. 50
1977Cypraea Ladd p. 18
1982Cypraea Ladd p. 36
1989Cypraea (Pantherinaria) Voight p. 33
1993Cypraea Wilson p. 174
2001Cypraea Harzhauser and Mandic p. 702
2002Cypraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cypraea Dolin and Lozouet p. 18
2007Cypraea Hendy

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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)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCypraeinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCypraea

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