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Osteopelta

Gastropoda - Osteopeltidae

Taxonomy
Osteopelta was named by Marshall (1897). It is extant.

It was assigned to Osteopeltidae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Osteopelta Marshall
2005Osteopelta Bouchet et al. p. 98

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyLepetelloideaDall 1882
familyOsteopeltidaeMarshall 1987
genusOsteopeltaMarshall 1897

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