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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda

clade Hypsogastropoda
informal group Ptenoglossa

Superfamily: Triphoroidea
Family: Newtoniellidae
Genus: Eumetula
Thiele, 1912

See text.

  • Eumeta Mörch, 1868 (Invalid: junior homonym of Eumeta Walker, 1855 [Lepidoptera]; Laskeya is a replacement name)
  • Laskeya Iredale, 1918

Eumetula is a genus of minute sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Newtoniellidae.[1]


Species in the genus Eumetula include:

Species brought into synonymy 


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