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Hypisculites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Episculitidae

Taxonomy
Hypisculites was named by Spath (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Isculites dieneri.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Hypisculites Spath p. 115
1981Hypisculites Tozer p. 99
1994Hypisculites Tozer p. 255
2002Hypisculites 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)
familyEpisculitidae()
genusHypisculites

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