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Palomelon

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Palomelon was named by Finlay (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Zidoninae by Darragh (1989); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Palomelon Finlay
1937Caroluta Iredale
1937Gilvostia Iredale
1989Palomelon Darragh p. 237
2002Palomelon Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyZidoninaeAdams and A 1853
genusPalomelonFinlay 1927

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