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Elasmonema

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Elasmonematidae

Taxonomy
Elasmonema was named by Fischer (1885) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-u D Fras Sepkoski's reference number: 362,797]. Its type is Loxonema bellatula. It is the type genus of Elasmonematidae.

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Elasmonematidae by Knight et al. (1960) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Callonema Hall p. 50
1882Holopea (Callonema) Whitfield p. 72
1885Elasmonema Fischer p. 42
1960Elasmonema Knight et al. p. 243
2002Elasmonema Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Elasmonema Bouchet et al. pp. 70, 245

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyEuomphaloidea()
familyElasmonematidaeKnight 1956
genusElasmonema

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