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Dichostasia

Gastropoda - Liotiidae

Taxonomy
Dichostasia was named by Yochelson (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse P Guad Sepkoski's reference number: 797]. Its type is Dichostasia complex. It is the type genus of Dichostasiinae.

It was assigned to Craspedostomatidae by Knight et al. (1960); to Architaenoglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Dichostasiinae by Yochelson (1956) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Dichostasia Yochelson
1960Dichostasia Knight et al. p. 300
2002Dichostasia Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Dichostasia Bouchet et al. pp. 65, 245

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyTrochoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyLiotiidaeGray 1850
subfamilyDichostasiinaeYochelson 1956
genusDichostasia

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