Purpurinidae

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Purpurinidae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Littorinoidea
Family: Purpurinidae
Zittel, 1895
Synonyms

Pseudotritoniidae Golikov & Starobogatov, 1987

The Purpurinidae are an extinct family of sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Littorinimorpha.[1]

According to taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) the family Purpurinidae has no subfamilies.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). "Classification and Nomenclator of Gastropod Families". Malacologia. 47 (1–2).