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Daraelites meeki

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Daraelitidae

Taxonomy
Daraelites meeki was named by Gemmellaro (1887). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rocca di San Benedetto, calcare compatto, Sosio, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in Italy.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Daraelites meeki Gemmellaro p. 66 figs. Pl 10, figs 16-23
1930Daraelites meeki de Gregorio p. 11
1988Daraelites meeki Vasicek and Kullmann p. 109 figs. Pl 2, fig 8; text-fig 5A

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderProlecanitidaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyProlecanitoidea()
familyDaraelitidae
genusDaraelites
speciesmeeki

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