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Orthoceltites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Badiotitidae

Taxonomy
Orthoceltites was named by Spath (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi Tr Carn-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Goniatites buchii.

It was assigned to Celtitidae by Spath (1951); to Danubitidae by Tozer (1981); to Badiotitidae by Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Orthoceltites Spath p. 98
1981Orthoceltites Tozer p. 94
1994Orthoceltites Tozer p. 125
2002Orthoceltites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyBadiotitidaeHyatt 1900
genusOrthoceltites

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