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Phoenixites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae

Taxonomy
Phoenixites was named by Becker (1993) [Sepkoski's age data: D Give-u D Fame-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1042]. It is not extant. Its type is Tornoceras frechi.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Falcitornoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002), Korn (2006), Bockwinkel et al. (2013) and Bockwinkel et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Phoenixites Becker
2002Phoenixites Korn and Klug p. 159
2002Phoenixites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Phoenixites Korn
2013Phoenixites Bockwinkel et al. p. 62
2015Phoenixites Bockwinkel et al. p. 151

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyTornocerataceaeArthaber 1911
familyTornoceratidaeArthaber 1911
subfamilyFalcitornoceratinae(Becker 1993)
genusPhoenixitesBecker 1993

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