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Rissooidea Gray, 1847

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Rissoacea · unaccepted (suffix -oidea mandatory for a...)  
suffix -oidea mandatory for a superfamily name following current ICZN art. 29.2.
Rissoidea · unaccepted (misspelling)
Rissoinoidea W. Stimpson, 1865 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym


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  1. Family Barleeiidae J. E. Gray, 1857
  2. Family Emblandidae Ponder, 1985
  3. Family Lironobidae Ponder, 1967
  4. Family Rissoidae Gray, 1847
  5. Family Rissoinidae W. Stimpson, 1865
  6. Family Zebinidae Coan, 1964
  7. Family Anabathroninae Coan, 1964 accepted as Anabathridae Keen, 1971 (not available: no diagnosis)
  8. Family Barleeidae [sic] accepted as Barleeiidae J. E. Gray, 1857 (misspelling)
  9. Family Merelinidae A. N. Golikov & Starobogatov, 1975 accepted as Lironobidae Ponder, 1967 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  10. Family Onobidae A. N. Golikov & Starobogatov, 1975 accepted as Rissoidae Gray, 1847 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  11. Family Rissolinidae Voorwinde, 1966 accepted as Rissoinidae W. Stimpson, 1865 (Based on Rissolina Gould, 1861, a junior synonym of Rissoina d'Orbigny, 1840)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Rissooidea Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-07-16
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original description  (of Rissoinoidea W. Stimpson, 1865) Stimpson, W. (1865). Researchs upon the Hydrobiinae and allied forms: chiefly made upon materials in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections.</em> 7 (201): 1-59., available online at
page(s): 4; note: Introduced as Rissoininae, a subfamily of Rissoidae [details]   

context source (PeRMS) Ramírez, R.; Paredes, C.; Arenas, J. (2003). Moluscos del Perú. <em>Revista de Biologia Tropical.</em> 51(supplement 3): 225-284. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 47 (1-2): 1-397. [20 July]., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Criscione F. & Ponder W.F. (2013) A phylogenetic analysis of rissooidean and cingulopsoidean families (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda). <i>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution</i> 66: 1075–1082. [Published online 10 December 2012] [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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