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Litiopidae

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Litiopidae

Taxonomy
Litiopinae was named by Gray (1847) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7645]. It is extant. Its type is Litiopa.

It was reranked as the family Litiopidae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995), Beesley (1998), Todd (2001) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Cerithioidea by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995), Beesley (1998), Todd (2001) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Litiopidae Pacaud and Le Renard p. 155
1998Litiopidae Beesley p. 714
2001Litiopidae Todd
2005Litiopidae Bouchet et al. p. 248

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyLitiopidae(Gray 1847)
familyLitiopidae(Gray 1847)

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