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Velutina

Gastropoda - Velutinidae

Taxonomy
Velutina was named by Fleming (1821) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Velutininae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Velutina Fleming
1995Velutina Pacaud and Le Renard
2002Velutina Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
superfamilyVelutinoideaGray 1840
familyVelutinidaeGray 1840
subfamilyVelutininaeGray 1840
genusVelutinaFleming 1821

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