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Stephopoma

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Siliquariidae

Taxonomy
Stephopoma was named by Mörch (1860). It is extant. It is the type genus of Stephopomatinae.

It was assigned to Stephopomatinae by Bandel and Kowalke (1998) and Bouchet et al. (2005); and to Siliquariidae by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Stephopoma Mörch
1926Lilax Finlay
1998Stephopoma Bandel and Kowalke p. 252
2002Lilax Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Stephopoma Bouchet et al. pp. 162, 249
2006Stephopoma Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(Férussac 1819)
familySiliquariidaeAnton 1838
genusStephopomaMörch 1860

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