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Eulimene

Gastropoda - Littorinidae

Taxonomy
Eulimene was named by Wood (1872) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-u].

It was reranked as Littorina (Eulimene) by Glibert (1957); it was replaced with Eula by Kadolsky (1973).

It was assigned to Littorina by Glibert (1957); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Littorinidae by Global Biodiversity Information Facility (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Eulimene Wood
1957Littorina (Eulimene) Glibert p. 22
2002Eulimene Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Eulimene Global Biodiversity Information Facility

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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
superfamilyLittorinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyLittorinidaeGray 1840
genusEulimeneWood 1872

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