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Orecopia

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae

Taxonomy
Orecopia was named by Knight (1945) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Fras Sepkoski's reference number: 362,797]. It is not extant. Its type is Platyschisma mccoyi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Orecopia Knight
1960Orecopia Knight et al. p. I196 figs. f. 111.1
1981Orecopia Morris and Cleevely
1984Orecopia Linsley and Kier
2002Orecopia Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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