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Drepanocheilus

Gastropoda - Aporrhaidae

Taxonomy
Drepanocheilus was named by Meek (1864) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 157,614].

It was assigned to Aporrhaidae by Abbass (1967), Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983) and Harzhauser and Mandic (2001); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anchurinae by Kollmann (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Drepanocheilus Meek
1967Drepanocheilus Abbass p. 49
1983Drepanocheilus Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 102
2001Drepanocheilus Harzhauser and Mandic p. 702
2002Drepanocheilus Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Drepanocheilus Kollmann p. 55

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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)
familyAporrhaidaeGray 1850
subfamilyAnchurinae
genusDrepanocheilusMeek 1864

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