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Discotropis

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Taxonomy
Discotropis was named by Yochelson (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 797]. It is not extant. Its type is Discotropis publicus.

It was assigned to Omphalotrochidae by Knight et al. (1960) and Morris and Cleevely (1981); to Euomphalina by Sepkoski (2002); and to Euomphalidae by Linsley and Kier (1984) and Nützel and Ketwetsuriya (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Discotropis Yochelson
1960Discotropis Knight et al. p. 196
1981Discotropis Morris and Cleevely
1984Discotropis Linsley and Kier
2002Discotropis Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Discotropis Nützel and Ketwetsuriya p. 490

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyEuomphaloidea()
familyEuomphalidae
genusDiscotropis

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