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Ectenolites

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Ellesmeroceratidae

Taxonomy
Ectenolites was named by Ulrich and Foerste (1935) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Trep-u O Trem-l Sepkoski's reference number: 297,524]. It is not extant. Its type is Ectenolites subgracilis.

It was assigned to Ellesmeroceratidae by Flower (1964), Kröger and Landing (2007), Kröger and Landing (2008) and Kröger and Landing (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Ectenolites Ulrich and Foerste
1964Ectenolites Flower p. 52
2007Ectenolites Kröger and Landing
2008Ectenolites Kröger and Landing
2009Ectenolites Kröger and Landing

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
familyEllesmeroceratidaeKobayashi 1934
genusEctenolitesUlrich and Foerste 1935

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