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Agathodonta

Gastropoda - Chilodontidae

Taxonomy
Agathodonta was named by Cossmann (1918) [Sepkoski's age data: K Nc R Sepkoski's reference number: 615]. It is extant. Its type is Trochus dentigerus.

It was assigned to Chilodontinae by Knight et al. (1960); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Agathodonta Cossmann
1938Agnathodonta Wenz
1960Agathodonta Knight et al. p. 249
2002Agathodonta Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilySeguenzioideaVerril 1884
familyChilodontidaeWenz 1938
subfamilyChilodontinaeWenz 1938
genusAgathodontaCossmann 1918

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