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Portlockiella

Gastropoda - Portlockiellidae

Taxonomy
Portlockiella was named by Knight (1945) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise C Serp Sepkoski's reference number: 797]. Its type is Portlockiella kentuckyensis. It is the type genus of Portlockiellidae.

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Portlockiellidae by Batten (1956), Knight et al. (1960) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Portlockiella Knight
1956Portlockiella Batten p. 42
1960Portlockiella Knight et al. p. 212
2002Portlockiella Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Portlockiella Bouchet et al. p. 139

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

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