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Pinacites

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Pinacitidae

Taxonomy
Pinacites was named by Mojsisovics (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife Sepkoski's reference number: 457]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Pinacitidae, Pinacitinae.

It was assigned to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pinacitinae by Arkell et al. (1957), Korn and Klug (2002) and Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Pinacites Mojsisovics
1957Pinacites Arkell et al. p. 31
2002Pinacites Korn and Klug p. 91
2002Pinacites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pinacites 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
familyPinacitidaeHyatt 1900
subfamilyPinacitinaeHyatt 1900
genusPinacitesMojsisovics 1882

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