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Leptozone

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Taxonomy
Pleurotomaria (Leptozone) was named by Perner (1907) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg D Fras Sepkoski's reference number: 362]. Its type is Leptozone esthetica.

It was reranked as Leptozone by Knight et al. (1960) and Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Pleurotomaria by Perner (1907); to Turbonellininae by Knight et al. (1960); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Pleurotomaria (Leptozone) Perner p. 29
1960Leptozone Knight et al. p. 198
2002Leptozone Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyPlatyceratoidea()
familyPlatyceratidae
subfamilyTurbonellininae
genusLeptozone()

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