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Zittelia

Gastropoda - Colombellinidae

Taxonomy
Zittelia was named by Gemmelaro (1870) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm J Tith-u].

It was assigned to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Zitteliidae by Bouchet et al. (2005); and to Colombellinidae by Bandel and Dockery (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Zittelia Gemmelaro
2002Zittelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Zittelia Bouchet et al. p. 186
2012Zittelia Bandel and Dockery p. 102

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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)
familyColombellinidaeFischer 1884
genusZitteliaGemmelaro 1870

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