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Tephlon

Gastropoda - Aporrhaidae

Taxonomy
Tephlon was named by Popenoe (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 118]. Its type is Pugnellus tumidus.

It was assigned to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pugnellinae by Kollmann (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Tephlon Popenoe
2002Tephlon Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Tephlon Kollmann p. 54

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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)
familyAporrhaidaeGray 1850
subfamilyPugnellinae(Kiel and Bandel 1999)
genusTephlonPopenoe 1983

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