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Welterites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Trachyceratidae

Taxonomy
Welterites was named by Diener (1923) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Welterites egregius.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Welterites Diener
1951Welterites Spath p. 45
2002Welterites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTrachyceratoidea(Haug 1894)
familyTrachyceratidaeHaug 1894
genusWelteritesDiener 1923

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