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Benoistia

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Brachytrematidae

Taxonomy
Benoistea was named by Cossmann (1899) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Ol].

It was corrected as Benoistia by Turner (1938), Squires (1984), Squires (1987) and Pacaud and Le Renard (1995).

It was assigned to Cerithiidae by Turner (1938); to Cerithiinae by Givens and Kennedy (1976), Squires (1984) and Squires (1987); to Brachytrematidae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Benoistea Cossmann
1938Benoistia Turner p. 82
1976Benoistea Givens and Kennedy p. 964
1984Benoistia Squires p. 20
1987Benoistia Squires p. 30
1995Benoistia Pacaud and Le Renard p. 155
2002Benoistea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderSorbeoconchaPonder and Lindberg 1997
superfamilyCerithioidea(FĂ©russac 1819)
familyBrachytrematidae(Cossmann 1906)
genusBenoistia(Cossmann 1899)

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