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Eotrochus

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Pseudophoridae

Taxonomy
Eotrochus was named by Whitfield (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise C Serp Sepkoski's reference number: 797]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Trochus (Eotrochus) by Martin (1884).

It was assigned to Trochus by Martin (1884); to Pseudophoridae by Knight et al. (1960); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Eotrochus Whitfield
1884Trochus (Eotrochus) Martin p. 177 figs. pl. 9, fig. 177
1960Eotrochus Knight et al. p. 298
2002Eotrochus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyEuomphaloidea()
familyPseudophoridae
genusEotrochus

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