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Ptychomphalidae

Gastropoda - Ptychomphalidae

Taxonomy
Ptychomphalinae was named by Wenz (1938). Its type is Ptychomphalina.

It was reranked as the family Ptychomphalidae by Bandel (2009).

It was assigned to Eotomariidae by Bouchet et al. (2005); and to Ptychomphaloidea by Bandel (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Ptychomphalinae Wenz
2005Ptychomphalinae Bouchet et al. p. 243
2009Ptychomphalidae Bandel p. 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyPtychomphaloideaWenz 1938
familyPtychomphalidae(Wenz 1938)
familyPtychomphalidae(Wenz 1938)

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