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Metinyoites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Inyoitidae

Taxonomy
Metinyoites was named by Spath (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Inyoitidae by Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Metinyoites Spath
1981Metinyoites Tozer p. 90
2002Metinyoites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNoritaceaeKarpinsky 1889
familyInyoitidaeSpath 1934
genusMetinyoitesSpath 1930

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