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Plesiothyreus parmophoroides

Gastropoda - Phenacolepadidae

Taxonomy
Capulus parmophoroides was named by Cossmann (1885) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Paris Basin.]. It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Plesiothyreus.

It was recombined as Plesiothyreus parmophoroides by Lozouet et al. (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Capulus parmophoroides Cossmann
2001Plesiothyreus parmophoroides Lozouet et al. p. 20

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderNeritopsinaCox 1960
superfamilyNeritoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyPhenacolepadidaePilsbry 1895
genusPlesiothyreusCossmann 1888
speciesparmophoroides(Cossmann 1885)

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