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Fallacites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Homoceratidae

Taxonomy
Fallacites was named by Ruzhencev and Bogoslovskaya (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304]. It is not extant. Its type is Fallacites portentosus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Fallacites Ruzhencev and Bogoslovskaya
2002Fallacites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Fallacites Korn
2009Fallacites Furnish et al. p. 89

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGastrioceratoidea()
familyHomoceratidaeSpath 1934
subfamilyHomoceratinaeSpath 1934
genusFallacitesRuzhencev and Bogoslovskaya 1971

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