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Beyrichites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Beyrichitidae

Taxonomy
Beyrichites was named by Waagen (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Beyrichitinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Beyrichites Waagen
1981Beyrichites Tozer p. 92
2002Beyrichites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyBeyrichitidae(Spath 1934)
genusBeyrichitesWaagen 1895

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