Orthurethra is a clade of air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the clade Stylommatophora.

Temporal range: Cretaceous–Recent
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Various examples of Orthurethra
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Heterobranchia
Infraclass: Euthyneura
Superorder: Eupulmonata
Order: Stylommatophora
Clade: Orthurethra

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In the taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005, Orthurethra is treated as an informal group and subclade of Stylommatophora.

Superfamilies and familiesEdit

Superfamilies and families within the clade Orthurethra:

(Families that are exclusively fossil are indicated with a dagger †)

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