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Stellaria

Gastropoda - Xenophoridae

Taxonomy
Stellaria was named by Schmidt (1832) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R Sepkoski's reference number: 852]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Xenophoridae by Nielsen and DeVries (2002) and Harzhauser et al. (2009).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1832Stellaria Schmidt
1879Haliphoebus Kiener
2002Stellaria Nielsen and DeVries p. 75
2002Haliphoebus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Stellaria Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Stellaria Harzhauser et al. p. 350

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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
superfamilyXenophoroideaTroschel 1852
familyXenophoridaeTroschel 1852
genusStellariaSchmidt 1832

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