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Dientomochilus

Gastropoda - Rostellariidae

Taxonomy
Dientomochilus was named by Cossmann (1904) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Rimella (Dientomochilus) by Vredenburg (1921), Pannekoek (1936) and Harzhauser et al. (2002).

It was assigned to Strombinae by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Rimella by Vredenburg (1921), Pannekoek (1936) and Harzhauser et al. (2002); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); to Rimellidae by Quaggiotto and Mellini (2008); and to Rimellinae by Squires (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Dientomochilus Cossmann
1921Rimella (Dientomochilus) Vredenburg p. 291
1936Rimella (Dientomochilus) Pannekoek p. 47
1995Dientomochilus Pacaud and Le Renard
2002Rimella (Dientomochilus) Harzhauser et al.
2002Dientomochilus Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Dientomochilus Quaggiotto and Mellini p. 48
2013Dientomochilus Squires p. 828

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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
superfamilyStromboidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyRostellariidae(Gabb 1868)
subfamilyRimellinaeStewart 1927
genusDientomochilusCossmann 1904

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