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Malayites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Juvavitidae

Taxonomy
Malayites was named by Welter (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Malayites informis.

It was reranked as Juvavites (Malayites) by McLearn (1940).

It was assigned to Juvavites by McLearn (1940); to Haloritidae by Spath (1951); to Juvavitinae by Tozer (1981); to Juvavitidae by Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Malayites Welter
1921Heinrichites Diener
1940Juvavites (Malayites) McLearn
1951Heinrichites Spath p. 107
1951Malayites Spath p. 108
1981Malayites Tozer p. 98
1994Malayites Tozer p. 241
2002Malayites 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
genusMalayitesWelter 1914

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