Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Goniatites truncatus

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Goniatitidae

Taxonomy
Goniatites truncatus was named by Phillips (1836). Its type specimen is B.M.C 240a and is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Beyrichoceratoides truncatus by Currie (1954) and Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1971).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Goniatites truncatus Phillips
1897Glyphioceras truncatum Foord and Crick p. 175
1936Goniatites truncatum Phillips p. 233 figs. pl. xix, figs. 20 and 21
1954Beyrichoceratoides truncatus Currie pp. 542-560 figs. Pl. I, figs. 1-6 and Pl. II figs. 1-13
1971Beyrichoceratoides truncatus Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 154

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGoniatitoidea(Haan 1825)
familyGoniatitidaeHaan 1825
genusGoniatitesHaan 1825
speciestruncatusPhillips 1836

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