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Scoliostoma

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae

Taxonomy
Scoliostoma was named by Braun (1838) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Fame Sepkoski's reference number: 362,797]. It is not extant. Its type is Scoliostoma dannenbergi. It is the type genus of Scoliostomatinae.

It was assigned to Codonocheilidae by Knight et al. (1960); to Architaenoglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Scoliostomatinae by Frýda et al. (2002) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Scoliostoma Braun
1960Scoliostoma Knight et al. p. 301
2002Scoliostoma Frýda et al. p. 249
2002Scoliostoma Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Scoliostoma Bouchet et al. p. 155

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familyScoliostomatidae
subfamilyScoliostomatinae
genusScoliostoma

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