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Orestites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Lobitidae

Taxonomy
Orestites is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Orestites frechi.

It was assigned to Lobitidae by Spath (1951); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Orestites Spath p. 124
2002Orestites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyLobitaceaeMojsisovics 1882
familyLobitidaeMojsisovics 1882
genusOrestites

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