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Platyoptera

Gastropoda - Strombidae

Taxonomy
Platyoptera was named by Wailes (1854) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1074; Conrad in ].

It was assigned to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Strombidae by Palmer and Brann (1966) and Garvie (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Platyoptera Wailes
1966Platyoptera Palmer and Brann p. 826
2002Platyoptera Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Platyoptera Garvie p. 167

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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
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyStrombidaeRafinesque 1815
genusPlatyopteraWailes 1854

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