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Zygopleura (Allostrophia)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae

Taxonomy
Loxonema (Allostrophia) was named by Kittl (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 1]. Its type is Melania perversa. It is the type subgenus of Allostrophiinae.

It was Zygopleura (Allostrophia) by Haas (1953); it was reranked as Allostrophia by Golikov and Starobogatov (1987), Sepkoski (2002) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Loxonema by Kittl (1894); to Zygopleura by Haas (1953); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Allostrophiinae by Golikov and Starobogatov (1987) and Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Loxonema (Allostrophia) Kittl p. 158
1953Zygopleura (Allostrophia) Haas p. 121
1987Allostrophia Golikov and Starobogatov p. 27
2002Allostrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Allostrophia Bouchet et al. p. 22

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familyZygopleuridaeWenz 1938
subfamilyZygopleurinaeWenz 1938
genusZygopleura
subgenusAllostrophia()

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