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Platyacrinae

Gastropoda - Cirridae

Taxonomy
Platyacridae was named by Wenz (1938) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5272]. Its type is Platyacra.

It was reranked as the subfamily Platyacrinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Amberleyacea by Knight et al. (1960); to Trochidae by Jeffery (2003); and to Cirridae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Platyacridae Wenz
1960Platyacridae Knight et al. p. 303
2003Platyacridae Jeffery
2005Platyacrinae Bouchet et al. p. 244

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyCirroidea
familyCirridaeCossmann 1916
subfamilyPlatyacrinae(Wenz 1938)
subfamilyPlatyacrinae(Wenz 1938)

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