Taxon profile


Abyssochrysoidea Tomlin, 1927

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  subclass Caenogastropoda

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

family Abyssochrysidae Tomlin, 1927
family Provannidae Warén & Ponder, 1991

Fossil taxa

family Hokkaidoconchidae Kaim, Jenkins & Warén, 2008
genus Paskentana Kiel, Campbell, Elder & Little, 2008 inc.sed.

Links and literature

Kaim, A., Jenkins, R.G., and Warén, A. 2008. Provannid and provannid−like gastropods from Late Cretaceous cold seeps of Hokkaido (Japan) and the fossil record of the Provannidae (Gastropoda: Abyssochrysoidea). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 421–436. [as Abyssochrysoidea]
Kiel, S., Campbell, K.A., Elder, W.P., and Little, C.T.S. 2008. Jurassic and Cretaceous gastropods from hydrocarbon seeps in forearc basin and accretionary prism settings, California. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53 (4): 679–703. [as Abyssochrysoidea]

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extinct taxon

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon