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Prolecanites

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Prolecanitidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Prolecanites Mojsisovics
1894Goniatites (Prolecanites) Etheridge Jr. p. 36
1949Rhipaeocanites Ruzhentsev
2002Prolecanites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Prolecanites Korn
2009Prolecanites Furnish et al. p. 186
2016Prolecanites Korn and Sudar p. 216

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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
genusProlecanitesMojsisovics 1882

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