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Oxygyrus

Gastropoda - Atlantidae

Taxonomy
Oxygyrus was named by Benson (1837) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R Sepkoski's reference number: 550]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Atlantidae by Ladd (1977) and Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Oxygyrus Benson
1977Oxygyrus Ladd p. 26
1993Oxygyrus Wilson p. 254
2002Oxygyrus 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
superfamilyPterotracheoideaRafinesque 1814
familyAtlantidaeWiegmann and Ruthe 1832
genusOxygyrusBenson 1837

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