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Palaeophyllites

Cephalopoda - Phylloceratida - Palaeophyllitidae

Taxonomy
Palaeophyllites was named by Welter (1922) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Olen-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2,302]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Monophyllites (Palaeophyllites) by Renz and Renz (1948).

It was assigned to Monophyllites by Renz and Renz (1948); to Ussuritidae by Tozer (1981); to Phylloceratitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Palaeophyllitidae by Zakharov and Smyshlyaeva (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Palaeophyllites Welter
1948Monophyllites (Palaeophyllites) Renz and Renz p. 79
1981Palaeophyllites Tozer p. 99
2002Palaeophyllites Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Palaeophyllites Zakharov and Smyshlyaeva p. 236

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderPhylloceratida(Zittel 1884)
superfamilyUssuritoidea(Hyatt 1900)
familyPalaeophyllitidaePopov 1958
genusPalaeophyllitesWelter 1922

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