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Protozygidae

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Protozygidae

Taxonomy
Protozygidae was named by Copper (1986). Its type is Protozyga.

It was assigned to Protozygoidea by Williams et al. (2002); and to Lissatrypoidea by Zhan and Jin (2005).

Subtaxa
Manespira, Protozyga (type genus), Xysila

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Protozygidae Copper
2002Protozygidae Williams et al. p. 1472
2005Protozygidae Zhan and Jin

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
PanbrachiopodaCarlson and Cohen 2020
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAtrypidaRzhonsnitskaya 1960
suborderLissatrypidinaCopper 1996
superfamilyProtozygoideaCopper 1986
familyProtozygidaeCopper 1986
familyProtozygidaeCopper 1986

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.

Fm. †Protozygidae Copper 1986
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G. †Manespira Copper 1986
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Manespira costata Cooper 1956
Manespira diversa Reed 1917
Manespira elongata Cooper 1956
Manespira magnicostata Cooper 1956
Manespira nicolleti Winchell and Schuchert 1892
Manespira rotunda Cooper 1956
G. †Protozyga Hall and Clarke 1893
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Protozyga definitiva Percival 1991
Protozyga exigua Hall 1847
G. †Xysila Copper 1995
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Xysila anticostiana Twenhofel 1914
Xysila astaca Copper 1995
Xysila mogoktaensis Nikiforova 1961
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available