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Ochetochilus

Gastropoda - Purpurinidae

Taxonomy
Ochetochilus was named by Cossmann (1899) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-l J Call Sepkoski's reference number: 661].

It was assigned to Gastropoda by Cossmann (1899); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Purpurinidae by Kiel et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Ochetochilus Cossmann
2002Ochetochilus Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Ochetochilus Kiel et al. p. 693

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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
superfamilyLittorinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyPurpurinidaeZittel 1895
genusOchetochilusCossmann 1899

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