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Alsatites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Arietitidae

Taxonomy
Alsatites was named by Haug (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: J Hett-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. Its type is Ammonites liasicus. It is the type genus of Arnioceratidae, Alsatitidae.

It was assigned to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Alsatitinae by Delsate et al. (2002) and Howarth (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Alsatites Haug
1922Proarietites Lange p. 461
1987Tayloricites Guex
2002Alsatites Delsate et al. p. 8
2002Alsatites Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Alsatites Howarth p. 12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPsiloceratoidea(Hyatt 1867)
familyArietitidaeHyatt 1875
subfamilyAlsatitinae(Spath 1924)
genusAlsatitesHaug 1894

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