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Metasphingites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Nathorstitidae

Taxonomy
Metasphingites was named by Popov (1961).

It was assigned to Nathorstitidae by Tozer (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Metasphingites Popov
1981Metasphingites Tozer p. 95

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNathorstitaceaeSpath 1951
familyNathorstitidae
genusMetasphingitesPopov 1961

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