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Lepetella

Gastropoda - Lepetellidae

Taxonomy
Lepetella was named by Verrill (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 899]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Lepetellinae.

It was assigned to Lepetellidae by Wienrich (2001); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lepetellinae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Lepetella Verrill
2001Lepetella Wienrich p. 394
2002Lepetella Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Lepetella Bouchet et al. p. 98

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyLepetelloideaDall 1882
familyLepetellidaeDall 1881
subfamilyLepetellinaeDall 1882
genusLepetellaVerrill 1880

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