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Psilocladiscites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Cladiscitidae

Taxonomy
Psilocladiscites was named by Mojsisovics (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Procladiscites molaris.

It was assigned to Cladiscitidae by Spath (1951) and Tozer (1981); to Procladiscitinae by Gamsjäger (1982); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Psilocladiscites Mojsisovics
1951Psilocladiscites Spath p. 137
1981Psilocladiscites Tozer p. 95
1982Psilocladiscites Gamsjäger p. 20
2002Psilocladiscites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyArcestaceaeMojsisovics 1875
familyCladiscitidaeZittel 1884
subfamilyProcladiscitinae
genusPsilocladiscitesMojsisovics 1896

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