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Faunus

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Pachychilidae

Taxonomy
Faunus was named by Montfort (1810).

It was assigned to Melanopsinae by Olsson (1931); to Thiaridae by Vaught et al. (1989); and to Pachychilidae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Faunus Montfort
1817Ebena Schumacher
1822Melanamona Bowdich
1931Faunus Olsson p. 85
1989Faunus Vaught et al. p. 28
1995Faunus Pacaud and Le Renard p. 156
2002Pirena Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyPachychilidaeTroschel 1857
genusFaunusMontfort 1810

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