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Megapronorites

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Pronoritidae

Taxonomy
Megapronorites was named by Ruzhencev (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 304,1251]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Megapronorites Ruzhencev
2002Megapronorites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Megapronorites Korn
2009Megapronorites Furnish et al. p. 193

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderProlecanitidaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyMedlicottioidea(Karpinsky 1889)
familyPronoritidaeFrech 1901
subfamilyPronoritinaeFrech 1901
genusMegapronoritesRuzhencev 1949

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