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Beneckeia

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Beneckeiidae

Taxonomy
Beneckeia was named by Mojsisovics (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-u Tr Anis-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Beneckeiidae.

It was assigned to Beneckeiidae by Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Beneckeia Mojsisovics
1981Beneckeia Tozer
2002Beneckeia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilySageceratoidea(Hyatt 1884)
familyBeneckeiidaeWaagen 1895
genusBeneckeiaMojsisovics 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