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Bithyniidae

Gastropoda - Bithyniidae

Taxonomy
Bithyniidae was named by Gray (1857) [m. kosnik taxon no: 6421]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Truncatelloidea by Ponder and Warén (1988); and to Rissooidea by Beesley (1998) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Bithyniidae Gray
1988Bithyniidae Ponder and Warén p. 297
1998Bithyniidae Beesley p. 759
2005Bithyniidae Bouchet et al. p. 251

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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
Discopoda(Fischer 1884)
superfamilyRissooideaGray 1847
familyBithyniidaeGray 1857
familyBithyniidaeGray 1857

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