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Amplostoma

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Planaxidae

Taxonomy
Amplostoma was named by Stoliczka (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 914].

It was assigned to Fossaridae by Wenz (1940) and Kabat (1991); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Amplostoma Stoliczka p. 312
1940Amplostoma Wenz p. 880
1991Amplostoma Kabat p. 426
2002Amplostoma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyPlanaxidaeGray 1850
subfamilyFossarinae(Adams 1860)
genusAmplostomaStoliczka 1868

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