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Gastropoda - Rissoidae

Rissoa was named by Fréminville (1814) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 794]. It is extant. Its type is Rissoa semistriata.

It was reranked as Melania (Rissoa) by Deshayes (1825); it was misspelled as Rissoia by Bronn (1848), Dall (1896), Martin (1904), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948), Weisbord (1962), Perrilliat (1972), Ward and Blackwelder (1987), Marquet (1997), Lozouet (1998), Sepkoski (2002) and Vera-Peláez et al. (2004).

It was assigned to Melania by Deshayes (1825); to Gastropoda by Bronn (1848) and Dall (1896); to Rissoinae by Marquet (1997); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rissoidae by Martin (1904), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948), Weisbord (1962), Perrilliat (1972), Ward and Blackwelder (1987), Lozouet (1998) and Vera-Peláez et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1814Rissoa Fréminville
1825Melania (Rissoa) Deshayes p. 117
1848Rissoia Bronn
1848Apanthausa Gistl
1896Pissoa Dall
1904Rissoa Martin p. 243
1947Rissoa Gardner p. 606
1948Rissoa Gardner p. 192
1962Rissoa Weisbord p. 119
1972Lilacinia Nordsieck
1972Rissoa Perrilliat p. 25
1987Rissoa Ward and Blackwelder p. 131
1997Rissoa Marquet p. 15
1998Rissoa Lozouet p. 74
2002Rissoa Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Rissoa Vera-Peláez et al. p. 257

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
Discopoda(Fischer 1884)
superfamilyRissooideaGray 1847
familyRissoidaeGray 1847
genusRissoaFréminville 1814

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.

No diagnoses are available