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Benthovoluta

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Taxonomy
Benthovoluta was named by Kuroda (1950) [m. kosnik taxon no: 8136].

It was assigned to Volutidae by MacNeil (1960); and to Ptychactractinae by Wilson (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Benthovoluta Kuroda
1960Benthovoluta MacNeil p. 96
1994Benthovoluta Wilson p. 58

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyVolutidaeRafinesque 1815
genusBenthovolutaKuroda 1950

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