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Fossacypraea

Gastropoda - Cypraeidae

Taxonomy
Fossacypraea was named by Schilder (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l T Plio-l].

It was assigned to Cypraeidae by Lozouet et al. (2001); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Fossacypraea Schilder
2001Fossacypraea Lozouet et al. p. 40
2002Fossacypraea 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)
familyCypraeidaeRafinesque 1815
genusFossacypraeaSchilder 1939

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