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Volema

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Taxonomy
Volema was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 852]. It is extant.

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

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Volema Röding
2002Volema Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Volema Rosenberg et al.

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

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