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Calais

Cephalopoda - Cirroctopoda - Palaeoctopodidae

Taxonomy
Calais was named by von Boletzky (1992).

It was assigned to Palaeoctopodidae by Fuchs et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Calais von Boletzky
2008Calais Fuchs et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
superorderOctobrachiaFiorini 1981
orderCirroctopodaYoung 1989
familyPalaeoctopodidaeDollo 1912
genusCalaisvon Boletzky 1992

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: nektonicc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2004-02-28 11:51:48
Modified: 2010-02-12 03:59:54
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004
Collections
No collection or age range data are available