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Volema (Hemifusus)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Hemifusus was named by Swainson (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Volema (Hemifusus) by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

It was assigned to Melongenidae by Oostingh (1935); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Volema by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Hemifusus Swainson
1935Hemifusus Oostingh p. 86
2002Hemifusus Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Volema (Hemifusus) Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyMelongenidaeGill 1867
genusVolemaRöding 1798
subgenusHemifusus(Swainson 1840)

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