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Cypraecassis

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Cypraecassis was named by Stuchburry (1837) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cassis (Cypraecassis) by Sowerby (1839).

It was assigned to Cassis by Sowerby (1839); to Cassidae by Todd (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Cassinae by Wilson (1993) and Beu (2005); and to Cassinae by Beu (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Cypraecassis Stuchburry
1839Cassis (Cypraecassis) Sowerby
1993Cypraecassis Wilson p. 230
2001Cypraecassis Todd
2002Cypraecassis Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Cypraecassis Beu p. 36
2010Cypraecassis Beu

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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
subfamilyCassinaeLatreille 1825
genusCypraecassisStuchburry 1837

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