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Zygites

Gastropoda - Zygitidae

Taxonomy
Zygites was named by Kittl (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 115,1066].

It was assigned to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Zygitidae by Cox (1960), Bouchet et al. (2005) and Bandel (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Zygites Kittl p. 200
1960Zygites Cox p. 217
2002Zygites Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Zygites Bouchet et al. p. 187
2009Zygites Bandel p. 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
superorderVetigastropodaSalvini-Plawen 1980
superfamilyPleurotomarioidea(Swainson 1840)
familyZygitidaeCox 1960
genusZygites

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