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Fossarinae

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Planaxidae

Taxonomy
Fossaridae was named by Adams (1860) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5396]. It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Planaxidae by Jeffery (2003); it was reranked as the subfamily Fossarinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Taenioglossa by Martin (1904); to Cerithioidea by Ponder and Warén (1988); to Caenogastropoda by Wienrich (2001); and to Planaxidae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Fossaridae Adams
1904Fossaridae Martin p. 240
1988Fossaridae Ponder and Warén p. 295
2001Fossaridae Wienrich p. 418
2005Fossarinae Bouchet et al. p. 249

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(Férussac 1819)
familyPlanaxidaeGray 1850
subfamilyFossarinae(Adams 1860)
subfamilyFossarinae(Adams 1860)

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