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Acrocanites

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Prodromitidae

Taxonomy
Acrocanites was named by Schindewolf (1922) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Prolecanitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Acrocanitidae by Korn (2006); to Protocanitinae by Korn (2006); and to Prodromitidae by Furnish et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Acrocanites Schindewolf
2002Acrocanites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Acrocanites Korn
2009Acrocanites Furnish et al. p. 14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyKaragandoceratoideaLibrovich 1957
familyProdromitidaeArthaber 1911
genusAcrocanitesSchindewolf 1922

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