Maizaniidae

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Maizaniidae
Temporal range: Oligocene - present
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
informal group Architaenioglossa
Superfamily: Cyclophoroidea
Family: Maizaniidae
Tielecke, 1940[1]

Maizaniidae is a family of minute land snails with an operculum, terrestrial gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Cyclophoroidea (according to the taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005).

Genera[edit]

Genera within the family Maizaniidae include:

  • Maizania Bourguignat, 1889, the type genus of the family

Other genera are:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tielecke H. (August 15) 1940. Anatomie, Phylogenie un Tiergeographie der Cyclophoriden. Archiv für Naturgeschchte. New series, 9(3): 317-371, page 365.