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Aplustrum

Gastropoda - Architectibranchia - Aplustridae

Taxonomy
Aplustrum was named by Schumacher (1817) [Sepkoski's age data: K u R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Aplustrinae.

It was assigned to Cephalaspida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Aplustrinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Aplustrum Schumacher
2002Aplustrum Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Aplustrum Bouchet et al. p. 28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassHeterostropha
orderArchitectibranchiaHaszprunar 1985
superfamilyActeonoidead'Orbigny 1835
familyAplustridaeGray 1847
subfamilyAplustrinaeGray 1847
genusAplustrumSchumacher 1817

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