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Jovites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tropitidae

Taxonomy
Jovites was named by Mojsisovics (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Tropites dacus.

It was reranked as Halorites (Jovites) by Mojsisovics (1893).

It was assigned to Halorites by Mojsisovics (1893); to Haloritidae by Smith (1927) and Spath (1951); to Tropitidae by Tozer (1981) and Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Halorites (Jovites) Mojsisovics
1893Jovites Mojsisovics
1916Timorotropites Diener
1927Jovites Smith
1951Timorotropites Spath p. 92
1951Jovites Spath p. 105
1981Jovites Tozer p. 98
1994Jovites Tozer p. 221
2002Jovites 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)
familyTropitidaeMojsisovics 1875
genusJovitesMojsisovics 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