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Diastomatidae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Cerithioidea
Rank  Family
Class  Gastropoda
Phylum  Mollusca
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Similar  Planaxidae, Cassiopidae, Batillariidae, Hipponicidae

Diastomatidae is a family of sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the superfamily Cerithioidea.

According to the taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) the family Diastomatidae has no subfamilies.

Genera

Genera in the family Diastomatidae include:

  • Aneurychilus Cossmann, 1889
  • Diastoma Deshayes, 1850 - type genus of the family Diastomatidae, the type species of this genus is extinct
  • Diastoma acuminiense Cossmann, 1882 or Diastoma acumininense Cossmann, 1882
  • Diastoma costellatum (Lamarck, 1804) - type species, from Eocene of the Paris Basin
  • Diastoma elaenia Olsson, 1929
  • Diastoma elongatum Brongniart, 1823
  • Diastoma insulaemaris Pilsbry & Harbison, 1933
  • Diastoma melanioides (Reeve, 1849) - it is the only extant species of this family
  • Diastoma multispiratum Cossmann, 1881
  • Diastoma roncanum (Brongniart)
  • Diastoma sameri Abbass, 1967
  • Ewekoroia Adegoke, 1977 - the type species of this genus is extinct
  • References

    Diastomatidae Wikipedia


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