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Uddenites

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Medlicottiidae

Taxonomy
Uddenites was named by Böse (1919) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-u Sepkoski's reference number: 304,1251]. Its type is Uddenites schucherti. It is the type genus of Uddenitidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Uddenites Böse p. 55
2002Uddenites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Uddenites Korn
2009Uddenites Furnish et al. p. 199

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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)
familyMedlicottiidae
subfamilyUddenitinae
genusUddenites

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