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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Sorbeoconcha
Family: Prisciphoridae
Bandel, Gründel, Maxwell, 2000[1]


Prisciphoridae is an extinct family of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Sorbeoconcha.[2]

The original spelling was Prisciophoridae,[1] but it was changed Prisciphoridae.[2]

According to the taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) the family Prisciphoridae has no subfamilies. It is unassigned to superfamily.[clarification needed]



  1. ^ a b c Bandel, Gründel & Maxwell (2000). "Gastropods from the upper Early Jurassic/early Middle Jurassic of Kaiwara Valley, North Canterbury, New Zealand". Freiberger Forschungshefte ser. C, 490: 67-132. page 89. abstract
  2. ^ a b Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). "Classification and Nomenclator of Gastropod Families". Malacologia. 47 (1-2).