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Pterotracheidae

Gastropoda - Pterotracheidae

Taxonomy
Pterotracheidae was named by Rafinesque (1814) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5390]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Firolidae by Ponder and Warén (1988); to Carinarioidea by Beesley (1998) and Jeffery (2003); and to Pterotracheoidea by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1814Pterotracheidae Rafinesque
1815Firolidae Rafinesque
1988Firolidae Ponder and Warén p. 302
1988Pterotracheidae Ponder and Warén p. 302
1998Pterotracheidae Beesley p. 807
2003Firolidae Jeffery
2003Pterotracheidae Jeffery
2005Pterotracheidae 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
superfamilyPterotracheoideaRafinesque 1814
familyPterotracheidaeRafinesque 1814
familyPterotracheidaeRafinesque 1814

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