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Dorsetensia

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Sonniniidae

Taxonomy
Dorsetensia was named as a genus. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Ammonites (Dorsetensia) by Crick (1894).

It was assigned to Ammonites by Crick (1894); to Sonniniidae by Arkell (1952); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Sonniniinae by Howarth (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Ammonites (Dorsetensia) Crick p. 388
1952Dorsetensia Arkell p. 269
2002Dorsetensia Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Dorsetensia Howarth p. 119

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyHildoceratoidea(Hyatt 1867)
familySonniniidaeBuckman 1892
subfamilySonniniinaeBuckman 1892
genusDorsetensia

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