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Crestjahitus figuratus

Hyolithida - Crestjahitidae

Taxonomy
Hyolithes figuratus was named by Rozanov et al. (1969). Its type specimen is GIN 3593/61, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Tuojdachithes.

It was recombined as Tuojdachithes figuratus by Missarzhevsky (1969) and Rozanov et al. (1969); it was recombined as Crestjahitus figuratus by Malinky (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Tuojdachithes figuratus Missarzhevsky
1969Tuojdachithes figuratus Rozanov et al. p. 153 figs. pl. 12 f. 5-6
1990Crestjahitus figuratus Malinky p. 233

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumHyolitha
orderHyolithidaMathew 1962
familyCrestjahitidaeSyssoiev 1968
genusCrestjahitusSyssoiev 1968
speciesfiguratus()

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