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Littoraria

Gastropoda - Littorinidae

Taxonomy
Littoraria was named by Griffith and Pigeon (1834) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Littorininae by Wilson (1993); to Littorinidae by Todd (2001); and to Opisthobranchia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Littoraria Griffith and Pigeon
1993Littoraria Wilson p. 144
2001Littoraria Todd
2002Littoraria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyLittorinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyLittorinidaeGray 1840
genusLittorariaGriffith and Pigeon 1834

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