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Phaneroptyxis

Gastropoda - Itieriidae

Taxonomy
Phaneroptyxis was named by Cossmann (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath K Apti-l Sepkoski's reference number: 120,909].

It was assigned to Itieriidae by Kase (1984) and Buitrón-Sánchez and López-Tinajero (1995); and to Heterostrophia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Phaneroptyxis Cossmann
1984Phaneroptyxis Kase p. 179
1995Phaneroptyxis Buitrón-Sánchez and López-Tinajero p. 165
2002Phaneroptyxis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderHeterobranchiaGray 1840
superfamilyNerineoideaZittel 1873
familyItieriidaeCossmann 1896
genusPhaneroptyxisCossmann 1896

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