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Cavernisa

Gastropoda - Hydrobiidae

Taxonomy
Cavernisa was named by Radoman (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u Sepkoski's reference number: ZR78. (Kabat notes that this is a freshwater extant genus, not an extinct marine genus!)]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hydrobiidae by Global Biodiversity Information Facility (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Cavernisa Radoman
2002Cavernisa Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Cavernisa Global Biodiversity Information Facility

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
Discopoda(Fischer 1884)
superfamilyTruncatelloideaGray 1840
familyHydrobiidaeTroschel 1857
genusCavernisaRadoman 1978

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