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Cavoliniidae

Gastropoda - Thecosomata - Cavoliniidae

Taxonomy
Cavoliniidae was named by d'Orbigny (1842) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7754]. It is extant. Its type is Cavoliniinae.

It was misspelled as Cavolinidae by Gardner (1947), Zorn (1997), Beesley (1998) and Todd (2001); it was corrected as Cavolinidae by Gardner (1947) and Wienrich and Janssen (2007).

It was assigned to Thecosomata by Gardner (1947), Gardner (1947), Zorn (1997), Beesley (1998), Todd (2001) and Wienrich and Janssen (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Cavoliniidae d'Orbigny
1947Cavolinidae Gardner
1997Cavoliniidae Zorn p. 35
1998Cavoliniidae Beesley p. 942
2001Cavoliniidae Todd
2007Cavolinidae Wienrich and Janssen p. 781

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOpisthobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
orderThecosomataBlainville 1823
familyCavoliniidaed'Orbigny 1842
familyCavoliniidaed'Orbigny 1842

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