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Orulganites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Orulganitidae

Taxonomy
Orulganites was named by Ruzhencev (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Orulganitidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Orulganites Ruzhencev
2002Orulganites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Orulganites Korn
2009Orulganites Furnish et al. p. 114

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilySchistoceratoidea(Schmidt 1929)
familyOrulganitidaeRuzhencev 1965
genusOrulganitesRuzhencev 1960

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