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Protocanites australis

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Prolecanitidae

Taxonomy
Protocanites australis was named by Delépine (1941). It is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Protocanites australis Delépine p. 389 figs. pl. 5 f. 5-6
1963Protocanites australis Campbell and Engel pp. 82-83 figs. pl. 5 f. 13-17; txt. f. 6-7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderProlecanitidaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyProlecanitoidea()
familyProlecanitidae
subfamilyProtocanitinaeWeyer 1972
genusProtocanitesSchmidt 1922
speciesaustralisDelépine 1941

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