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Orbitestellidae

Gastropoda - Orbitestellidae

Taxonomy
Orbitestellidae was named by Iredale (1917) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7684]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Trochacea by Knight et al. (1960); and to Valvatoidea by Ponder and Warén (1988) and Beesley (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Orbitestellidae Iredale
1960Orbitestellidae Knight et al. p. 274
1988Orbitestellidae Ponder and Warén p. 308
1998Orbitestellidae Beesley p. 856

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderHeterobranchiaGray 1840
superfamilyValvatoideaGray 1840
familyOrbitestellidaeIredale 1917
familyOrbitestellidaeIredale 1917

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