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Gunnarites antarcticus

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Kossmaticeratidae

Taxonomy
Olcostephanus antarcticus was named by Weller (1903) [DISTRIBTUTION: Campanian; southern hemisphere.].

It was recombined as Kossmaticeras (Gunnarites) antarcticum by Kilian and Reboul (1909); it was recombined as Gunnarites antarcticus by Marshall (1926), Spath (1953), Lahsen and Charrier (1972), Kennedy and Klinger (1985) and Macellari (1986).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Olcostephanus antarcticus Weller p. 4 figs. pl. 2, figs. 1-2
1909Kossmaticeras (Gunnarites) antarcticum Kilian and Reboul p. 33 figs. pl. 15, fig. 2
1926Gunnarites antarcticus Marshall p. 162 figs. Pl 22, fig 3; pl 39, figs 3,4
1953Gunnarites antarcticus Spath p. 29 figs. Pl 3, fig 5; pl 4, fig 9; pl 6, figs 1-5; pl 7, fig 1; pl 8, fig 8; pl 11, fig 1
1972Gunnarites antarcticus Lahsen and Charrier p. 529 figs. Pl 1, figs 4-6
1985Gunnarites antarcticus Kennedy and Klinger p. 222
1986Gunnarites antarcticus Macellari p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyDesmoceratoidea(Zittel 1895)
familyKossmaticeratidaeSpath 1922
subfamilyKossmaticeratinaeSpath 1922
genusGunnaritesKilian and Reboul 1909
speciesantarcticus(Weller 1903)

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