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Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Tetragonitidae

Saghalinites was named by Wright and Matsumoto (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 971].

It was reranked as Tetragonites (Saghalinites) by Matsumoto (1960).

It was assigned to Tetragonites by Matsumoto (1960); to Tetragonoceratidae by Klinger (1985); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); to Tetragonitinae by Hoffmann (2010); and to Tetragonitidae by Matsumoto (1984), Morozumi (1985), Kennedy and Summesberger (1986), Kennedy (1986), Thomel (1988), Ward and Kennedy (1993), Kennedy (1995), Kennedy and Bilotte (1995), Wright et al. (1996) and Shigeta (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Saghalinites Wright and Matsumoto
1960Tetragonites (Saghalinites) Matsumoto
1984Saghalinites Matsumoto p. 27
1985Saghalinites Klinger p. 3
1985Saghalinites Morozumi p. 33
1986Saghalinites Kennedy p. 160
1986Saghalinites Kennedy and Summesberger p. 186
1988Saghalinites Thomel p. 18
1993Saghalinites Ward and Kennedy p. 21
1995Saghalinites Kennedy p. 389
1995Saghalinites Kennedy and Bilotte p. 361
1996Saghalinites Wright et al. p. 6
2002Saghalinites Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Saghalinites Hoffmann p. 92
2016Saghalinites Shigeta p. 331

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyTetragonitoidea(Hyatt 1900)
familyTetragonitidaeHyatt 1900
genusSaghalinitesWright and Matsumoto 1954

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.

No diagnoses are available