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Dionites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tibetitidae

Taxonomy
Dionites was named by Mojsisovics (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Arpadites caesar.

It was assigned to Arpaditidae by Spath (1951); to Cyrtopleuritidae by Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Dionites Mojsisovics
1951Dionites Spath p. 62
1981Dionites Tozer p. 97
2002Dionites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyClydonitaceaeMojsisovics 1879
familyTibetitidaeHyatt 1900
subfamilyCyrtopleuritinae(Diener 1925)
genusDionitesMojsisovics 1893

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