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Janthinidae

Gastropoda - Janthinidae

Taxonomy
Janthinidae was named by Lamarck (1812) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5412]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Janthinoidea by Ponder and Warén (1988) and Beesley (1998); and to Epitonioidea by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1812Janthinidae Lamarck
1988Janthinidae Ponder and Warén p. 304
1998Janthinidae Beesley p. 813
2005Janthinidae Bouchet et al. p. 253

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyJanthinidaeLamarck 1812
familyJanthinidaeLamarck 1812

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