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Clioscaphites montanensis

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Scaphitidae

Taxonomy
Clioscaphites montanensis was named by Cobban (1951). It is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Clioscaphites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Clioscaphites montanensis Cobban
1977Clioscaphites montanensis Tanabe p. 18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyScaphitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyScaphitidaeGill 1871
genusClioscaphites
speciesmontanensisCobban 1951

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