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Diloma (Paroxystele)

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Paroxystele was named by Schultz (1970) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene.]. Its type is Trochus patulus.

It was reranked as Diloma (Paroxystele) by Mandic and Steininger (2003).

It was assigned to Umboniinae by Lozouet et al. (2001) and Harzhauser (2002); and to Diloma by Mandic and Steininger (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Paroxystele Schultz
2001Paroxystele Lozouet et al. p. 18
2002Paroxystele Harzhauser p. 70
2003Diloma (Paroxystele) Mandic and Steininger p. 270

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTrochidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyTrochinaeRafinesque 1815
genusDiloma
subgenusParoxystele(Schultz 1970)

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