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Tympanotonos

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Potamididae

Taxonomy
Tympanotonos was named by Schumacher (1817) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Potamides (Tympanotomus) by Cossmann and Pissarro (1902).

It was assigned to Potamides by Cossmann and Pissarro (1902); to Potamidinae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Potamididae by Ladd (1972), Harzhauser and Mandic (2001) and Harzhauser (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Tympanotonos Schumacher
1902Potamides (Tympanotomus) Cossmann and Pissarro p. 46
1972Tympanotonos Ladd p. 26
1995Tympanotonos Pacaud and Le Renard p. 156
2001Tympanotonos Harzhauser and Mandic p. 696
2002Tympanotonos Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Tympanotonos Harzhauser p. 120

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyPotamididaeAdams and Adams 1854
genusTympanotonosSchumacher 1817

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