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Knefastia

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Taxonomy
Knefastia was named by Dall (1919) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant. Its type is Pleurotoma olivacea.

It was reranked as Fusuturricula (Kenfastia) by Nowell-Usticke (1969).

It was assigned to Turridae by Olsson (1931); to Fusuturricula by Nowell-Usticke (1969); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Turriculinae by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Knefastia Dall
1931Knefastia Olsson p. 119
1969Fusuturricula (Kenfastia) Nowell-Usticke p. 21
2002Knefastia Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Knefastia Landau and Marques da Silva p. 107

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTurridaeSwainson 1840
familyClavatulidae(Gray 1853)
genusKnefastiaDall 1919

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