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Helicaulax

Gastropoda - Aporrhaidae

Taxonomy
Helicaulax was named by Gabb (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 790].

It was reranked as Anchura (Helicaulax) by Elder and Saul (1996).

It was assigned to Anchura by Elder and Saul (1996); to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anchurinae by Kollmann (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Helicaulax Gabb
1996Anchura (Helicaulax) Elder and Saul p. 394
2002Helicaulax Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Helicaulax 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
genusHelicaulaxGabb 1868

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