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Spiraxidae

Gastropoda - Spiraxidae

Taxonomy
Spiraxidae was named by Baker (1939). It is extant.

It was assigned to Gastropoda by Kittle and Portell (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Spiraxidae Baker
2010Spiraxidae Kittle and Portell p. 30

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familySpiraxidaeBaker 1939
familySpiraxidaeBaker 1939

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-02-29 11:40:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 01:35:02
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Pleistocene to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 2.58800 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 0.781 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781USA (Florida) Euglandina rosea (61309)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Euglandina rosea (96538)