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Acroteuthis

Cephalopoda - Belemnitidae

Taxonomy
Acroteuthis was named by Stolley (1911) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-m K Barr-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066,1222].

It was assigned to Belemnitidae by Spath (1947); and to Belemnitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Acroteuthis Stolley
1947Acroteuthis Spath p. 29
2002Acroteuthis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
BelemnoideaHyatt 1884
familyBelemnitidaed'Orbigny 1845
genusAcroteuthisStolley 1911

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