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Silesites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Silesitidae

Taxonomy
Silesites was named by Uhlig (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: K Barr-l K Barr-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Ammonites seranonis.

It was assigned to Silesitidae by Landra et al. (2000); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Silesites Uhlig
2000Silesites Landra et al. p. 35
2002Silesites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyDesmoceratoidea(Zittel 1895)
familySilesitidaeHyatt 1900
genusSilesitesUhlig 1883

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