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Campanile giganteum.jpg
Fossil shell of Campanile giganteum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Sorbeoconcha
Superfamily: Campaniloidea
Family: Campanilidae
Douvillé, 1904[1]

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  • Diozoptyxinae Pchelintsev, 1960
  • Gymnocerithidae Golikov & Starobogatov, 1987

Campanilidae are a taxonomic family of sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Sorbeoconcha (an alternative representation of the clade Caenogastropoda).[2]


There are no subfamilies in Campanilidae recognized in the taxonomy of Bouchet & Rocroi (2005).


Genera within the family Campanilidae include:

  • Campanile Bayle [in P. Fisher], 1864 - type genus; type species of this genus is fossil


  1. ^ Douvillé J. H. F. (1904). Mission Scientifique en Perse par J. de Morgan 3(4): 311, 379
  2. ^ Bouchet, P. (2013). Campanilidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2013-06-28

Further reading[edit]

  • Kiel S., Bandel K., Banjac N. & Perrilliat M. C. (2000). "On Cretaceous Campanilidae (Caenogastropoda, Mollusca)". Freiberger Forschungshefte ser. C, 490(8): 67-132. page 89. abstract

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