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Protatlanta

Gastropoda - Atlantidae

Taxonomy
Protatlanta was named by Tesch (1908) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 547]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Atlantidae by Jung (1971), Zorn (1997) and Janssen (1999); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Protatlanta Tesch
1971Protatlanta Jung p. 183
1997Protatlanta Zorn p. 33
1999Protatlanta Janssen p. 11
2002Protoatlanta 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
genusProtatlantaTesch 1908

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