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Deussenia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Deussenia was named by Stephenson (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-u K Maes]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Melongenidae by Sohl (1964); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Deussenia Stephenson
1964Deussenia Sohl p. 199
2002Deussenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
genusDeusseniaStephenson 1941

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