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Praelittorina

Gastropoda - Littorinidae

Taxonomy
Praelittorina was named by Kutassy (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn].

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Littorinidae by Nützel and Erwin (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Praelittorina Kutassy
2002Praelittorina Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Praelittorina Nützel and Erwin p. 397

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyLittorinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyLittorinidaeGray 1840
genusPraelittorinaKutassy 1937

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