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Platyworthenia

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Taxonomy
Platyworthenia was named by Chronic (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: P Wc Sepkoski's reference number: 909]. Its type is Platyworthenia delicata.

It was synonymized subjectively with Worthenia by Knight et al. (1960).

It was assigned to Lophospiridae by Chronic (1952) and Nützel and Senowbari-Daryan (1999); and to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Platyworthenia Chronic
1999Platyworthenia Nützel and Senowbari-Daryan
2002Platyworthenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyTrochonematoidea()
familyLophospiridae
genusPlatyworthenia

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