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Valanginites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Olcostephanidae

Taxonomy
Valanginites was named by Sayn (1910) [Sepkoski's age data: K Vala-u].

It was assigned to Olcostephanidae by Benavides-Caceres (1956); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Olcostephaninae by Klein (2005).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Valanginites Sayn
1956Valanginites Benavides-Caceres p. 437
1963Dobrodgeiceras Nikolov p. 94
2002Dobrodgeiceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Valanginites Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Valanginites Klein p. 108

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctoidea(Steinman 1890)
familyOlcostephanidaeHaug 1910
subfamilyOlcostephaninaeHaug 1910
genusValanginitesSayn 1910

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