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Simbirskites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Polyptychitidae

Taxonomy
Simbirskites was named by Pavlow (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: K Haut-l K Haut-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. Its type is Ammonites decheni.

It was assigned to Simbirskitidae by Whitehouse (1926) and Whitehouse (1927); to Ammonoidea by Imlay (1960) and Sepkoski (2002); and to Simbirskitinae by Alsen (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Simbirskites Pavlow
1926Simbirskites Whitehouse p. 200
1927Simbirskites Whitehouse p. 111
1960Simbirskites Imlay p. 209
2002Simbirskites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Simbirskites Alsen p. 117

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctaceaeSteinman 1890
familyPolyptychitidaeWedekind 1918
subfamilySimbirskitinae(Pavlow 1892)
genusSimbirskitesPavlow 1891

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