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Masonites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Diplomoceratidae

Taxonomy
Masonites was named by Henderson (1970) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp]. Its type is Masonites biannulatus.

It was assigned to Diplomoceratidae by Henderson (1970); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Masonites Henderson p. 29
2002Masonites Sepkoski, Jr.

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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)
familyDiplomoceratidaeSpath 1926
genusMasonites

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