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Borsonia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae

Taxonomy
Borsonia was named by Bellardi (1839) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Gastropoda by Mansfield (1925); to Turridae by Olsson (1931) and Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Borsoniinae by MacNeil (1960) and Wienrich and Janssen (2007); and to Borsoniidae by Bouchet et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Borsonia Bellardi
1925Borsonia Mansfield p. 30
1931Borsonia Olsson p. 121
1960Borsonia MacNeil p. 114
2001Borsonia Todd
2002Borsonia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Borsonia Wienrich and Janssen p. 674
2011Borsonia Bouchet et al. p. 278

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBorsoniidae(Bellardi 1875)
genusBorsoniaBellardi 1839

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