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Colpantyx

Bivalvia - Colpomyida - Colpomyidae

Taxonomy
Colpantyx was named by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren Sepkoski's reference number: 1046]. Its type is Colpantyx woolleyi.

It was assigned to Colpomyidae by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977); and to Modiomorphoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Colpantyx Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson pp. 27-28 figs. pl. 24
2002Colpantyx Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderColpomyida
superfamilyColpomyoideaPojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977
familyColpomyidae
genusColpantyx

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