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Didymites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Didymitidae

Taxonomy
Didymites was named by von Mojsisovics (1875) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is the type genus of Didymitidae.

It was assigned to Didymitidae by Spath (1951), Tozer (1981) and Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Didymites von Mojsisovics p. 151
1951Didymites Spath p. 116
1981Didymites Tozer p. 99
1994Didymites Tozer p. 251
2002Didymites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyDidymitidaeHaug 1894
genusDidymites

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