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Sunites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Dimeroceratidae

Taxonomy
Sunites was named by Chang (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Sinotitinae by Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Sunites Chang
2002Sunites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Sunites Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyDimeroceratoideaHyatt 1884
familyDimeroceratidae
subfamilySinotitinaeChang 1960
genusSunitesChang 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