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Amaea (Discoscala)

Gastropoda - Epitoniidae

Taxonomy
Amaea (Discoscala) was named by Saccoa (1890) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Discoscala by Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Amaea by Saccoa (1890), MacNeil (1960) and Abbass (1967); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Amaea (Discoscala) Saccoa
1960Amaea (Discoscala) MacNeil p. 44
1967Amaea (Discoscala) Abbass p. 42
2002Discoscala Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyEpitoniidaeBerry 1910
genusAmaeaAdams and Adams 1853
subgenusDiscoscalaSaccoa 1890

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