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Metaxia

Gastropoda - Triphoridae

Taxonomy
Metaxia was named by Monterosato (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Metaxiinae by Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Metaxia Monterosato
1993Metaxia Wilson p. 263
2002Metaxia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
superfamilyTriphoroideaGray 1847
familyTriphoridaeGray 1847
subfamilyMetaxiinaeMarshall 1977
genusMetaxiaMonterosato 1884

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