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Oxyspira

Gastropoda - Meekospiridae

Taxonomy
Oxyspira was named by Blodgett and Johnson (1992) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Eife-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1004]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Meekospiridae by Nützel et al. (2000); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Oxyspira Blodgett and Johnson
2000Oxyspira Nützel et al. p. 595
2002Oxyspira Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
familyMeekospiridae
genusOxyspira

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