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Rhytidopilus

Gastropoda - Rhytidopilidae

Taxonomy
Rhytidopilus was named by Cossmann (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath K Albi]. It is the type genus of Rhytidophilidae.

It was assigned to Patellinae by Knight et al. (1960); to Rhytidophilidae by Starobogatov (1976); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhytidopilidae by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Rhytidopilus Cossmann
1960Rhytidopilus Knight et al. p. 237
1976Rhytidophilus Starobogatov p. 12
2002Rhytidopilus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Rhytidopilus Bouchet et al. p. 152

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyRhytidopilidae(Starobogatov 1976)
genusRhytidopilusCossmann 1895

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