|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Oppeliidae
It was reranked as Oppelia (Oxycerites) by Imlay (1953).
It was assigned to Oppelia by Imlay (1953); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); to Oppeliidae by Besnosov and Mitta (1993) and Zaton (2010); and to Oppeliinae by Arkell et al. (1957), Parent (2006) and Majidifard (2015).
|Year||Name and author|
|1953||Oppelia (Oxycerites) Imlay p. 74|
|1957||Oxycerites Arkell et al. p. 275|
|1958||Oxycerites (Limoxyites) Westermann|
|1958||Oxycerites (Mesoxyites) Westermann|
|1958||Oxycerites (Otoxyites) Westermann|
|1958||Oxycerites (Pleuroxyites) Westermann|
|1993||Oxycerites Besnosov and Mitta p. 44|
|2002||Oxycerites Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2006||Oxycerites Parent p. 18|
|2010||Oxycerites Zaton p. 77|
|2015||Oxycerites Majidifard p. 29|
Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data
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.