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Amathina

Gastropoda - Amathinidae

Taxonomy
Amathina was named by Gray (1847). It is considered to be a form taxon. It is the type genus of Amathinidae.

It was assigned to Amaltheidae by Satoru et al. (1966); and to Amathinidae by Ponder (1987).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Amathina Gray
1966Amathina Satoru et al.
1987Amathina Ponder

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderHeterobranchiaGray 1840
superfamilyPyramidelloidea(Gray 1840)
familyAmathinidaePonder 1987
genusAmathinaGray 1847

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