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Planaxis

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Planaxidae

Taxonomy
Planaxis was named by Lamarck (1822) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 705]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Planaxidae, Planaxinae.

It was assigned to Planaxidae by Weisbord (1962) and Wilson (1993); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Planaxinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1822Planaxis Lamarck
1962Planaxis Weisbord p. 167
1993Planaxis Wilson p. 131
2002Planaxis Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Planaxis Bouchet et al. pp. 133, 249

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyPlanaxidaeGray 1850
subfamilyPlanaxinaeGray 1850
genusPlanaxisLamarck 1822

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