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Bactrites

Cephalopoda - Bactritida - Bactritidae

Taxonomy
Bactrites was named by Sandberger (1843) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-l P Tatr Sepkoski's reference number: 302,1066]. Its type is Bactrites subconicus. It is the type genus of Bactritidae.

It was assigned to Bactritida by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Bactritidae by Mapes (1979) and Kröger (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Bactrites Sandberger
1964Bactrites Teichert et al. p. 501
1979Bactrites Mapes p. 26
2008Bactrites Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassBactritoideaShimanskiy 1951
orderBactritidaShimanskiy 1951
familyBactritidaeHyatt 1884
genusBactritesSandberger 1843

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