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Stephanites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Prionitidae

Taxonomy
Stephanites was named by Waagen (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was assigned to Stephanitidae by Tozer (1981); to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Prionitidae by Brühwiler and Bucher (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Stephanites Waagen p. 100
1981Stephanites Tozer p. 90
2002Stephanites Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Stephanites Brühwiler and Bucher p. 94

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyMeekoceratoideaWaagen 1895
familyPrionitidaeHyatt 1900
genusStephanites

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