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Trochotoma

Gastropoda - Trochotomidae

Taxonomy
Trochotoma was named by Eudes-Deslongchamps (1843) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-u J Tith-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1130]. It is the type genus of Trochotomidae.

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Trochotomidae by Cox (1960) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Trochotoma Eudes-Deslongchamps
1960Trochotoma Cox p. 220
2002Trochotoma Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Trochotoma Bouchet et al. p. 176

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyPleurotomarioidea(Swainson 1840)
familyTrochotomidaeCox 1960
genusTrochotomaEudes-Deslongchamps 1843

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