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Aclisina

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Aclisina de Koninck
1898Rhabdospira Donald
1898Aclisina (Rhabdospira) Donald p. 65
1898Aclisoides Donald p. 67
1911Loxonema (Aclisina) Cleland p. 103
1960Aclisina Knight et al. p. 293
2002Aclisina Pan and Erwin p. 15
2002Aclisina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyMurchisonioidea()
familyMurchisoniidae
genusAclisina

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. G. Donald 1898 (Aclisina (Rhabdospira))Shell of moderate size, conical, composed of numerous convex whorls, which are ornamented by spiral threads or keels. Outer lip, as indicated by the lines of growth, very slightly sigmoidal. Aperture and protoconch unknown.