Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Sphaerocyclus hintzei

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon hintzei was named by Frech (1894). It is not extant. Its type locality is Light Gray Riffskalk, Thörl, Lake Wolayer, Carnic Alps, which is in a Pragian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Grau Riffkalk Formation of Austria.

It was recombined as Bellerophon (Sphaerocyclus) hintzei by Spitz (1907); it was recombined as Sphaerocyclus hintzei by Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Bellerophon hintzei Frech p. 250
1907Bellerophon (Sphaerocyclus) hintzei Spitz p. 119 figs. pl. 11 f. 18
1969Bellerophon hintzei Jhaveri p. 157 figs. pl. 20 f. 1-3; pl. 21 f. 1
2017Sphaerocyclus hintzei Wagner p. 3492

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyBellerophontidae
subfamilyBellerophontinae
genusSphaerocyclus()
specieshintzei()

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