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Colus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Colus was named by Röding (1798) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Buccininae by Stilwell et al. (2004); and to Buccinidae by Rosenberg (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Colus Röding
1847Tritonofusus Beck
2002Colus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Colus Stilwell et al. p. 38
2005Colus Rosenberg

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusColusRöding 1798

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