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Lechites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Baculitidae

Taxonomy
Lechites was named by Nowak (1908) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-u K Ceno-l]. Its type is Baculites gaudini.

It was reranked as Baculites (Lechites) by Tokunga and Shimizu (1926).

It was assigned to Baculites by Tokunga and Shimizu (1926); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Baculitidae by Matsumoto (1959), Henderson (1990), Arkadiev et al. (2000), Kennedy and Latil (2007), Kennedy et al. (2008) and Kennedy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Lechites Nowak
1926Baculites (Lechites) Tokunga and Shimizu p. 195
1959Lechites Matsumoto p. 99
1990Lechites Henderson p. 129
2000Lechites Arkadiev et al. p. 119
2002Lechites Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Lechites Kennedy and Latil p. 471
2008Lechites Kennedy et al. p. 46
2008Lechites Kennedy et al. p. 133

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyTurrilitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyBaculitidaeGill 1871
genusLechitesNowak 1908

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