† Knightitidae


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Gastropoda  ⇒ Ordnung: Bellerophontida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Bellerophontina  ⇒ Überfamilie: Bellerophontoidea

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Knight, 1956

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Motility: slow-moving
Habit: low-level epifaunal


Compositon of the remains:

Aragonite, low Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 11)

Taxonomic assignment (2)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • P. J. Wagner, 2020 - Paleozoic Gastropod, Rostroconch, Helcionelloid and Tergomyan Database (2006 - 2020) - (), - (compendium, English)
  • A. N. Golikov, 1975 - Systematics of prosobranch gastropods - Malacologia (15), 185-232 (journal article, English)
  • B.K. Licharev, 1968 - Skafopody i gastropody verkhnego karbona i nizhney permi yuzhnoy Fergany (Scaphopods and gastropods from the Upper Carboniferous and Lower Permian of Southern Fergana) - Trudy Vsesoyuzniei Naucho-Issledovatelskogo geologicheskii Institutu, Biostratigrafischeskiy sbornik (), 1-118 (serial monograph, English)
  • J. B. Knight, 1956 - New families of Gastropoda - Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences (46), 41-42 (journal article, )
  • T. H. Yin, 1932 - Gastropoda of the Penchi and Taiyuan Series of North China - Palaeontologica Sinica, Series B (11), 1-53 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) iHQcMUCYaUWA1y2Dyysr0g
GUID (Global unique identifier) 311C7488-9840-4569-80D7-2D83CB2B2BD2
Database ID 15335