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Neptuneidae

Gastropoda - Neptuneidae

Taxonomy
Neptuneidae was named by Stimpson (1865). It is extant.

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Addicott (1970) and Givens and Kennedy (1976); and to Gastropoda by Marincovich (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Neptuneidae Stimpson
1970Neptuneidae Addicott p. 88
1976Neptuneidae Givens and Kennedy p. 972
1988Neptuneidae Marincovich p. 15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyNeptuneidaeStimpson 1865
familyNeptuneidaeStimpson 1865

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-02-29 11:40:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 01:35:02
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Middle Miocene or 15.97000 to 11.60800 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Miocene - Middle Miocene23.03 - 11.608USA (Alaska) Neptuneidae indet. (37652)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608USA (Alaska) Tyrannoberingius rex (67916)