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Rostellana

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Rostellana was named by Dall (1907) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 790].

It was assigned to Volutilithinae by Hacobjan (1974); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Rostellana Dall
1974Rostellana Hacobjan p. 248
2002Rostellana 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
subfamilyVolutilithinaePilsbry and Olsson 1954
genusRostellanaDall 1907

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