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Michiganites

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Prolecanitidae

Taxonomy
Michiganites was named by Ruzhencev (1962) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l C Vise-u Sepkoski's reference number: 954]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Michiganites Ruzhencev
2002Michiganites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Michiganites Korn
2009Michiganites Furnish et al. p. 188

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderProlecanitidaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyProlecanitoidea()
familyProlecanitidae
subfamilyProlecanitinae
genusMichiganitesRuzhencev 1962

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