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Discotomaria

Gastropoda - Pleurotomariida - Phymatopleuridae

Taxonomy
Discotomaria was named by Batten (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-l Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 109,797]. It is not extant. Its type is Discotomaria basisulcata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Discotomaria Batten
1960Discotomaria Knight et al. p. 215
2002Discotomaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
orderPleurotomariida()
superfamilyPleurotomarioidea(Swainson 1840)
familyPhymatopleuridae
genusDiscotomaria

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