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Ornatospira

Gastropoda - Pleurotomariidae

Taxonomy
Ornatospira was named by Pan (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr m Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: ZR82]. Its type is Ornatospira mirifira.

It was assigned to Pleurotomariidae by Pan (1982); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Ornatospira Pan p. 168
2002Ornatospira Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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