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Metacarnites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tibetitidae

Taxonomy
Metacarnites was named by Diener (1908) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-l Tr Nori-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Metacarnites footei.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Metacarnites Diener
1951Metacarnites Spath p. 73
1981Metacarnites Tozer p. 97
2002Metacarnites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyClydonitaceaeMojsisovics 1879
familyTibetitidaeHyatt 1900
genusMetacarnitesDiener 1908

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