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Parapuzosia

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Parapuzosia was named by Nowak (1913) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l K Camp-u Sepkoski's reference number: 730]. Its type is Sonneratia daubreei.

It was reranked as Puzosia (Parapuzosia) by Anderson (1958).

It was assigned to Puzosia by Anderson (1958); to Desmoceratidae by Thomel (1988); to Puzosiinae by Clark (1960), Summesberger (1979), Wright and Kennedy (1984), Kennedy (1993), Kennedy (1995) and Kennedy and Kaplan (1995); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Parapuzosia Nowak
1958Puzosia (Parapuzosia) Anderson p. 235
1960Parapuzosia Clark p. 235
1979Parapuzosia Summesberger p. 126
1984Parapuzosia Wright and Kennedy p. 59
1988Parapuzosia Thomel p. 28
1993Parapuzosia Kennedy p. 104
1995Parapuzosia Kennedy p. 391
1995Parapuzosia Kennedy and Kaplan p. 21
2002Parapuzosia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyDesmoceratoidea(Zittel 1895)
familyDesmoceratidaeZittel 1895
subfamilyPuzosiinaeSpath 1922
genusParapuzosiaNowak 1913

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