[ref. ID; 4132 (Pierre de Puytorac, Jean Grain, P. Legendre, and J. Devaux, 1984)] (in France)

Phylum Ciliophora

Subphylum Karyorelictophora

Class Karyorelicta


Subphylum Kinetophragmophora

Class Colpodea

Order Colpodida de Puytorac et al., 1974

  1. Suborder I: Platyophryina de Puytorac et al., 1979

    Family Platyophryidae de Puytorac et al., 1979

  2. Suborder II: Bryophryina de Puytorac et al., 1979

    Family Bryophryidae de Puytorac et al., 1979

    Genus: Bryophrya Kahl, 1931, Puytoraciella Njine, 1979
  3. Suborder III: Colpodina Foissner, 1978

    Family Colpodidae Foissner, 1978

    Genus: Colpoda O. F. Muller, 1773

    Family Paracolpodidae n. fam.

    Genus: Paracolpoda, Bresslaua Kahl, 1931, Tillina Gruber, 1879
  4. Suborder IV:

Class Hypostomea

(Includ. Peniculida, Nassulida, Parapeniculida, Peritrichida)

Class Spirotrichea

(Includ. Hypotrichida, Clevelandellida, Heterotrichida, Oligotrichida)

Class Hymenostomea

(Includ. Hymenostomatida, Apostomatida)

Subphylum Hymenophora

Class Phyllopharyngea

Class Gymnostomea