Taxon profile


Helicoidea Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Pulmonata - pulmonates »  falanga Sigmurethra

Scientific synonyms

incl. Camaenoidea Pilsbry, 1895, Xanthonychoidea Strebel & Pfeffer, 1880

Included taxa

Number of records: 22

family Bradybaenidae Pilsbry, 1934
family Camaenidae Pilsbry, 1895
family Cepolidae
family Echinichidae Thompson & Naranjo-García, 2012
family Elonidae Gittenberger, 1979
family Epiphragmophoridae Hoffmann, 1928
family Halolimnohelicidae H. Nordsiek, 1986
family Helicidae Rafinesque, 1815 - typical snails
family Helicodontidae Kobelt, 1904
family Helicontidae
family Helminthoglyptidae Pilsbry, 1939
family Humboldtianidae Pilsbry, 1939
family Hygromiidae Tryon, 1866
family Monadeniidae H. Nordsiek, 1987
family Polygiridae
family Solaropsidae Nordsieck, 1986
family Thysanophoridae Pilsbry, 1926
family Trissexodontidae H. Nordsiek, 1987
family Xanthonychidae Strebel & Pfeffer, 1880

Links and literature

Data source info

Schileyko, A., A. (1989) Taxonomic status, phylogenetic relations and systém of the Helicoidea sensu lato (Pulmonata). – Arch. Moll., Frankfurt am Main, 120(4/6): 187-236

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