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Arkanites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Reticuloceratidae

Taxonomy
Arkanites was named by McCaleb et al. (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Eumorphoceras relictum.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Reticuloceratidae by Korn (2006); and to Reticuloceratinae by Furnish et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Arkanites McCaleb et al.
2002Arkanites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Arkanites Korn
2009Arkanites Furnish et al. p. 95

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGastrioceratoidea()
familyReticuloceratidaeLibrovitch 1957
subfamilyReticuloceratinaeLibrovich 1957
genusArkanitesMcCaleb et al. 1964

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