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Tectura

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Acmaeidae

Taxonomy
Tectura was named by Gray (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-l R]. It is extant. Its type is Patella parva.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Tectura Gray
2001Tectura Lozouet et al. p. 16
2002Tectura Sepkoski, Jr.

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