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Atira

Gastropoda - Trochidae

Taxonomy
Atira was named by Stewart (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 790].

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Atira Stewart
1960Atira Knight et al. p. 249
2002Atira Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyTrochidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMargaritinaeStoliczka 1868
genusAtiraStewart 1926

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