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Leiostraca

Gastropoda - Eulimidae

Taxonomy
Leiostraca was named by Adams and Adams (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Melanellidae by Glibert (1962); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Leiostraca Adams and Adams
1962Leiostraca Glibert p. 17
2002Leiostraca 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
superfamilyVanikoroideaGray 1840
familyEulimidaePhilippi 1853
familyMelanellidaeIredale 1915
genusLeiostracaAdams and Adams 1853

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