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Niso

Gastropoda - Eulimidae

Taxonomy
Niso was named by Risso (1826) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant. Its type is Niso eburnea.

It was assigned to Melanellidae by Oostingh (1935), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948), MacNeil (1960) and Dockery (1977); to Eulimidae by Martin (1904), Woodring (1970), Todd (2001) and Wienrich (2001); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Niso Risso p. 218
1904Niso Martin p. 217
1935Niso Oostingh p. 62
1947Niso Gardner p. 574
1948Niso Gardner p. 212
1960Niso MacNeil p. 45
1970Niso Woodring pp. 327, 329
1977Niso Dockery p. 53
2001Niso Todd
2001Niso Wienrich p. 467
2002Niso 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
genusNisoRisso 1826

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