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Platyconcha

Gastropoda - Palaeostylidae

Taxonomy
Platyconcha was named by Longstaff (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 1,1130]. It is not extant. Its type is Platyconcha dunlopiana. It is the type genus of Platyconchinae.

It was assigned to Streptacididae by Knight et al. (1960); to Heterostrophia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Platyconchinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Platyconcha Longstaff
1960Platyconcha Knight et al. p. 322
2002Platyconcha Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Platyconcha Bouchet et al. pp. 134, 247

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
superfamilySoleniscoidea
familyPalaeostylidaeWenz 1938
subfamilyPlatyconchinaeBandel 2002
genusPlatyconcha

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