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  • proper noun A taxonomic infraorder within the suborder Hypsogastropoda — many advanced gastropods.


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  • The taxonomy in ZooBank seems to be a bit outdated: they still have Prosobranchia with Archaeo-/Meso-/Neogastropoda, all now considered para- or polyphyletic groups with the exception of the last.

    Naming names on the Internet AYDIN 2007

  • * Whelks are classified in various families in the infraorder [[Neogastropoda]].

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en] 2009


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