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Janthina

Gastropoda - Janthinidae

Taxonomy
Janthina was named by Ršding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Janthinidae by Wilson (1993); and to Neotaenioglossa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Janthina Ršding
1893Heligmope Tate
1993Janthina Wilson p. 281
2002Heligmope Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Janthina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyJanthinidaeLamarck 1812
genusJanthinaRšding 1798

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