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Dimitobelus

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Dimitobelidae

Taxonomy
Dimitobelus was named by Whitehouse (1925) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-l K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2,309,1222]. Its type is Belemnitella diptycha.

It was assigned to Dimitobelidae by Doyle (1990); and to Belemnitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Cheirobelus Whitehouse p. 414
1925Dimitobelus Whitehouse p. 412
1990Dimitobelus Doyle p. 161
2002Dimitobelus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
BelemnoideaHyatt 1884
orderBelemnitidaZittel 1895
suborderBelemnopseinaJeletzky 1965
familyDimitobelidaeWhitehouse 1924
genusDimitobelusWhitehouse 1925

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