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Ampullospirinae

Gastropoda - Mesogastropoda - Naticidae

Taxonomy
Ampullospirinae was named by Cox (1930) [m. kosnik taxon no: 6750].

It was reranked as the family Ampullospiridae by Ponder and Warén (1988), Kosnik (2002) and Jeffery (2003).

It was assigned to Naticoidea by Kosnik (2002); to Ampullinidae by Ponder and Warén (1988) and Jeffery (2003); and to Naticidae by Marincovich (1977), Majima (1989), Kabat (1991) and Pastorino (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Ampullospirinae Cox
1977Ampullospirinae Marincovich p. 213
1988Ampullospiridae Ponder and Warén p. 301
1989Ampullospirinae Majima p. 25
1991Ampullospirinae Kabat p. 424
2002Ampullospiridae Kosnik
2003Ampullospiridae Jeffery
2005Ampullospirinae Pastorino

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderMesogastropodaThiele 1925
superfamilyNaticaceaForbes 1838
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyAmpullospirinaeCox 1930
subfamilyAmpullospirinaeCox 1930

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