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Cassididae

Gastropoda - Cassidae

Taxonomy
Cassididae was named by Adams and Adams (1853) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5445]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Taenioglossa by Olsson (1931); to Tonnacea by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); and to Cassidae by Ponder and Warén (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Cassididae Adams and Adams
1931Cassididae Olsson p. 94
1983Cassididae Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 104
1988Cassididae Ponder and Warén p. 302

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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
superfamilyTonnoidea(Suter 1913)
familyCassidaeLatreille 1825
familyCassididaeAdams and Adams 1853
familyCassididaeAdams and Adams 1853

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