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Cosmetalepas

Gastropoda - Fissurellidae

Taxonomy
Cosmetalepas was named by Iredale (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Fissurellinae by Knight et al. (1960) and Wilson (1993); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Cosmetalepas Iredale
1960Cosmetalepas Knight et al. p. 231
1993Cosmetalepas Wilson p. 53
2002Cosmetalepas Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyFissurelloidea(Fleming 1822)
familyFissurellidaeFleming 1822
subfamilyFissurellinaeFleming 1822
genusCosmetalepasIredale 1924

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