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Platygoniatites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Delepinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Platygoniatites was named by Ruzhencev (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Delepinoceratinae by Furnish et al. (2009); and to Delepinoceratidae by Korn (2006) and Korn and Sudar (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Platygoniatites Ruzhencev
2002Platygoniatites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Platygoniatites Korn
2009Platygoniatites Furnish et al. p. 57
2016Platygoniatites Korn and Sudar p. 208

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGoniatitoidea(Haan 1825)
familyDelepinoceratidaeRuzhencev 1957
subfamilyDelepinoceratinaeRuzhentsev 1957
genusPlatygoniatitesRuzhencev 1956

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