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Disculus

Gastropoda - Architectonicidae

Taxonomy
Disculus was named by Deshayes (1863) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l]. Its type is Solarium disculus.

It was assigned to Heterostrophia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Architectonicidae by Bieler and Petit (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1863Disculus Deshayes p. 664
2002Disculus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Disculus Bieler and Petit p. 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderHeterobranchiaGray 1840
superfamilyArchitectonicoideaGray 1840
familyArchitectonicidaeGray 1850
genusDisculusDeshayes 1863

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