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Sphingitidae

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Sphingitidae

Taxonomy
Sphingitidae was named by Arthaber (1911). Its type is Sphingites.

It was assigned to Arcestaceae by Tozer (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Sphingitidae Arthaber
1981Sphingitidae Tozer p. 95

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyArcestaceaeMojsisovics 1875
familySphingitidaeArthaber 1911
familySphingitidaeArthaber 1911

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