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Knightella

Gastropoda - Cerithimorpha - Orthonemidae

Taxonomy
Knightella was named by Longstaff (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u Sepkoski's reference number: 797]. Its type is Knightia irregularis.

It was assigned to Pseudozygopleurinae by Knight et al. (1960); to Orthonemidae by Nützel and Bandel (2000); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Knightella Longstaff p. 480
1960Knightella Knight et al. p. 313
2000Knightella Nützel and Bandel
2002Knightella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderCerithimorpha
familyOrthonemidae
genusKnightella

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