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Pseudozygopleura

Gastropoda - Pseudozygopleuridae

Taxonomy
Pseudozygopleura was named by Knight (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 797,1130]. It is the type genus of Pseudozygopleurinae.

It was reranked as Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) by Knight et al. (1960).

It was assigned to Pseudozygopleurinae by Knight (1930); to Palaeostylus by Knight et al. (1960); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pseudozygopleuridae by Nützel (1998), Bouchet et al. (2005) and Nützel and Ketwetsuriya (2016).

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Loxonema plebium Herrick p. 147 figs. pl. 14 f. 8
1915Zygopleura plebiea Girty p. 185 figs. pl. 25 f. 4, 4a
1930Pseudozygopleura Knight
1930Pseudozygopleura (Pyrgozyga) Knight p. 15–16
1960Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) Knight et al. p. 313
1981Pseudozygopleura (Pyrgozyga) Hoare and Sturgeon p. 576
1998Pseudozygopleura Nützel
2002Pseudozygopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Pseudozygopleura Bouchet et al. p. 145
2016Pseudozygopleura Nützel and Ketwetsuriya p. 508

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
superfamilyZygopleuroidea
familyPseudozygopleuridae()
genusPseudozygopleura

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