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Cavilentia

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Nomismoceratidae

Taxonomy
Cavilentia was named by Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 304]. Its type is Cavilentia tenuicula.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Cavilentia Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 166
2002Cavilentia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Cavilentia Korn
2009Cavilentia Furnish et al. p. 37

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNomismoceratoidea(Librovitch 1957)
familyNomismoceratidaeLibrovitch 1957
genusCavilentia

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