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Melanodrymia

Gastropoda - Melanodrymiidae

Taxonomy
Melanodrymia was named by Hickman (1984). It is extant.

It was assigned to Melanodrymiidae by Salvini-Plawen and Steiner (1995) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Melanodrymia Hickman
1995Melanodrymia Salvini-Plawen and Steiner pp. 36-37
2005Melanodrymia Bouchet et al. p. 107

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyNeomphaloideaMcLean 1981
familyMelanodrymiidaeSalvini-Plawen and Steiner 1995
genusMelanodrymiaHickman 1984

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