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Scalarites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Diplomoceratidae

Taxonomy
Scalarites was named by Wright and Matsumoto (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo K Coni].

It was assigned to Diplomoceratinae by Kennedy (1984), Kennedy and Christensen (1991), Kennedy and Christennsen (1993) and Kennedy and Kaplan (1995); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Scalarites Wright and Matsumoto
1984Scalarites Kennedy p. 140
1991Scalarites Kennedy and Christensen p. 216
1993Scalarites Kennedy and Christennsen p. 152
1995Scalarites Kennedy and Kaplan p. 31
2002Scalarites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyTurrilitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyDiplomoceratidaeSpath 1926
subfamilyDiplomoceratinaeSpath 1926
genusScalaritesWright 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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available