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Discohelix (Discogonius)

Gastropoda - Discohelicidae

Taxonomy
Discohelix (Discogonius) was named by Yin and Yochelson (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: 909 Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: 909].

It was reranked as Discogonius by Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Discohelix by Yin and Yochelson (1983); and to Opisthobranchia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Discohelix (Discogonius) Yin and Yochelson p. 1107
2002Discogonius Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyCirroidea
familyDiscohelicidaeSchröder 1995
genusDiscohelixDunker 1847
subgenusDiscogonius

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