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Cypraea (Cypropterina)

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Cypraea (Cypropterina) was named by De Gregorio (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 121]. Its type is Cypraea (Cypropterina) ceciliae.

It was reranked as Cypropterina by Sepkoski (2002), Dolin and Pacaud (2009) and Fehse (2013).

It was assigned to Cypraea by de Gregorio (1880); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Pediculariini by Dolin and Pacaud (2009); and to Eocypraeini by Fehse (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Cypraea (Cypropterina) De Gregorio
1880Cypraea (Cypropterina) de Gregorio
2002Cypropterina Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Cypropterina Dolin and Pacaud p. 297
2013Cypropterina Fehse p. 132

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCypraeinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCypraea
subgenusCypropterinaDe Gregorio 1880

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