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Paraphyllites

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Agoniatitidae

Taxonomy
Paraphyllites was named by Hyatt (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 457]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Agoniatites (Paraphyllites) by Chlupac and Turek (1983).

It was assigned to Agoniatites by Chlupac and Turek (1983); to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); to Agoniatitinae by Korn and Klug (2002); and to Agoniatitidae by Arkell et al. (1957) and Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Paraphyllites Hyatt
1957Paraphyllites Arkell et al. p. 31
1983Agoniatites (Paraphyllites) Chlupac and Turek p. 53
2002Paraphyllites Korn and Klug p. 81
2002Paraphyllites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Paraphyllites Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAgoniatitidaRuzhencev 1957
suborderAgoniatitinaRuzhencev 1957
superfamilyAgoniatitaceaeHolzapfel 1899
familyAgoniatitidaeHolzapfel 1899
subfamilyAgoniatitinaeHolzapfel 1899
genusParaphyllitesHyatt 1900

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