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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Caenogastropoda
Order: Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Cingulopsoidea
Family: Eatoniellidae
Ponder, 1965

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Eatoniellidae, commonly known as eatoniellids, are a taxonomic family of minute sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the superfamily Cingulopsoidea.

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


Genera within the family Eatoniellidae include:

Genera brought into synonymy
  • Eatonia E.A. Smith, 1875: synonym of Eatoniella Dall, 1876


Further reading[edit]

  • Powell A. W. B., New Zealand Mollusca, William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1979 ISBN 0-00-216906-1
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  • Ponder W.F., 1965 [15 October], The family Eatoniellidae in New Zealand. Records of the Auckland Institute and Museum, 6(2): 47-100, pls. 1-4
  • Ponder W.F. & Yoo E.K. 1980. A review of the genera of Cingulopsidae with a revision of the Australian and tropical Indo-Pacific species (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Prosobranchia). Records of the Australian Museum 33, 1-88