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Asteracmea

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Acmaeidae

Taxonomy
Asteracmea was named by Oliver (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 899]. It is extant. Its type is Helcioniscus illibrata.

It was assigned to Acmaeadae by Wilson (1993) and Lozouet et al. (2001); and to Patellogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Asteracmea Oliver
1993Asteracmea Wilson p. 31
2001Asteracmea Lozouet et al. p. 15
2002Asteracmea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderPatellogastropodaLindberg 1986
superfamilyLottioideaGray 1840
familyAcmaeidae()
genusAsteracmeaOliver 1926

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