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Lyrogoniatites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Cravenoceratidae

Taxonomy
Lyrogoniatites was named by Miller and Furnish (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Lyrogoniatites georgiensis. It is the type genus of Lyrogoniatitinae.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lyrogoniatitinae by Kuzina and Yatskov (1990), Korn (2006), Furnish et al. (2009) and Korn and Sudar (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Lyrogoniatites Miller and Furnish
1990Lyrogoniatites Kuzina and Yatskov p. 54
2002Lyrogoniatites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Lyrogoniatites Korn
2009Lyrogoniatites Furnish et al. p. 65
2016Lyrogoniatites Korn and Sudar p. 211

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNeoglyphioceratoidea(Plummer and Scott 1937)
familyCravenoceratidaeRuzhencev 1957
subfamilyLyrogoniatitinae
genusLyrogoniatitesMiller and Furnish 1940

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