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Ellipsoscapha

Gastropoda - Cephalaspidea - Scaphandridae

Taxonomy
Ellipsoscapha was named by Stephenson (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant T Than Sepkoski's reference number: 794]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scaphandridae by Stephenson (1941) and Sohl (1964); and to Cephalaspida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Ellipsoscapha Stephenson
1964Ellipsoscapha Sohl p. 298
2002Ellipsoscapha Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOpisthobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
orderCephalaspideaFischer 1883
superfamilyPhilinoideaGray 1850
familyScaphandridaeSars 1878
genusEllipsoscaphaStephenson 1941

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