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Sellanarcestes

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Anarcestidae

Taxonomy
Sellanarcestes was named by Schindewolf (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302,457]. Its type is Goniatites wenkenbachi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Sellanarcestes Schindewolf
1957Sellanarcestes Arkell et al. p. 31
2002Sellanarcestes Korn and Klug p. 126
2002Sellanarcestes Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Sellanarcestes Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAgoniatitidaRuzhencev 1957
suborderAnarcestinaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyAnarcestaceaeSteinmann 1890
familyAnarcestidaeSteinmann 1890
genusSellanarcestesSchindewolf 1933

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