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Hyrcanites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Byrrangoceratidae

Taxonomy
Hyrcanites was named by Shevyrev (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Olenikitidae by Tozer (1981); to Byrrangoceratidae by Dagys (1997); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Hyrcanites Shevyrev
1981Hyrcanites Tozer p. 90
1997Hyrcanites Dagys p. 219
2002Hyrcanites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyMeekocerataceaeWaagen 1895
familyByrrangoceratidae
genusHyrcanitesShevyrev 1968

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