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Gastropteridae (disused)

Gastropoda - Cephalaspidea - Gastropteridae

Taxonomy
Gastropteridae was named by Swainson (1840) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7712].

It was assigned to Philinoidea by Beesley (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Gastropteridae Swainson
1998Gastropteridae Beesley p. 942

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOpisthobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
orderCephalaspideaFischer 1883
superfamilyPhilinoideaGray 1850
familyGastropteridaeSwainson 1840
familyGastropteridaeSwainson 1840

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