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Metapronorites

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Pronoritidae

Taxonomy
Metapronorites was named by Librovitch (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-l P Leon Sepkoski's reference number: 1251]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Prolecanitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pronoritinae by Korn (2006), Furnish et al. (2009) and Zhou (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Metapronorites Librovitch
2002Metapronorites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Metapronorites Korn
2009Metapronorites Furnish et al. p. 193
2017Metapronorites Zhou p. 22

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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
genusMetapronoritesLibrovitch 1938

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