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Karangatites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Prionitidae

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

It was assigned to Aplococeratidae by Tozer (1981); to Meekoceratidae by Dagis et al. (1996); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Karangatites Popov
1981Karangatites Tozer p. 95
1996Karangatites Dagis et al. p. 99
2002Karangatites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyMeekoceratoideaWaagen 1895
familyPrionitidaeHyatt 1900
genusKarangatitesPopov 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