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Griesbachites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Juvavitidae

Taxonomy
Griesbachites was named by Mojsisovics (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-u Tr Nori-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Ammonites medleyanus.

It was reranked as Juvavites (Griesbachites) by McLearn (1947).

It was assigned to Juvavites by McLearn (1947); to Haloritidae by Spath (1951); to Juvavitinae by Tozer (1981); to Juvavitidae by Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Griesbachites Mojsisovics
1947Juvavites (Griesbachites) McLearn
1951Griesbachites Spath p. 106
1981Griesbachites Tozer p. 98
1994Griesbachites Tozer p. 237
2002Griesbachites 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)
familyJuvavitidaeTozer 1971
genusGriesbachitesMojsisovics 1896

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