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Belemnopsis

Cephalopoda - Belemnopseidae

Taxonomy
Belemnopsis was named by Bayle (1878) [Sepkoski's age data: J Aale K Haut-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066,1222].

It was assigned to Belemnopseidae by Mutterlose (1986) and Doyle and Kelly (1988); and to Belemnitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Belemnopsis Bayle
1986Belemnopsis Mutterlose p. 11
1988Belemnopsis Doyle and Kelly p. 19
2002Belemnopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
BelemnoideaHyatt 1884
familyBelemnopseidaeNaef 1922
genusBelemnopsisBayle 1878

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