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Mopaliidae

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Mopaliidae

Taxonomy
Mopaliidae was named by Dall (1889) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7257]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Ischnochitonina by Abbott (1974); and to Neoloricata by Beesley (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Mopaliidae Dall
1974Mopaliidae Abbott p. 401
1998Mopaliidae Beesley p. 177

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
suborderIschnochitonina(Bergenhayn 1930)
familyMopaliidaeDall 1889
familyMopaliidaeDall 1889

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