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Rostrocerithium

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Procerithiidae

Taxonomy
Rostrocerithium was named by Cossmann (1906) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo K Sn].

It was assigned to Metacerithiinae by Cossmann (1906); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Rostrocerithium Cossmann
2002Rostrocerithium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyProcerithiidaeCossmann 1905
subfamilyMetacerithiinaeCossmann 1906
genusRostrocerithium

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