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Tessarolax

Gastropoda - Aporrhaidae

Taxonomy
Tessarolax was named by Gabb (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: K Haut K Maes-l Sepkoski's reference number: 909,1074].

It was reranked as Aporrhais (Tessarolax) by Wollemann (1912).

It was assigned to Aporrhais by Wollemann (1912); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pugnellinae by Kollmann (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Tessarolax Gabb
1912Aporrhais (Tessarolax) Wollemann
2002Tessarolax Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Tessarolax 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)
genusTessarolaxGabb 1868

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