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Calophos

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Taxonomy
Calophos was named by Woodring (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l T Plio-u Sepkoski's reference number: 553,926]. Its type is Calophos ectyphus.

It was assigned to Buccinidae by Woodring (1964) and Todd (2001); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Bulliinae by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Calophos Woodring
2001Calophos Todd
2002Calophos Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Calophos Landau and Marques da Silva p. 75

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyNassariidaeIredale 1916
subfamilyBulliinaeAllmon 1990
genusCalophosWoodring 1964

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available