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Zuluscaphites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae

Taxonomy
Zuluscaphites was named by Van Hoepen (1955) [Distribution: Upper Albian; France, Spain and Zululand (South Africa). Occurence in the Middle Albian is doubtfull.].

It was assigned to Stoliczkaiinae by Kennedy and Delamette (1994); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Zuluscaphites Van Hoepen pp. 360-361
1990Huescarites Latil
1994Zuluscaphites Kennedy and Delamette
2002Zuluscaphites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyAcanthoceratoidea(de Grossouvre 1894)
familyLyelliceratidae
subfamilyStoliczkaiellinaeCooper 2012
genusZuluscaphites

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