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Metaperrinites cumminsi

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Perrinitidae

Taxonomy
Ptychites cumminsi was named by White (1889). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Old Military Crossing, Whiskey Creek, Wichita River, which is in an Artinskian coastal siliciclastic in the Clyde Formation of Texas.

It was recombined as Waagenoceras cumminsi by White (1891) and Smith (1903); it was recombined as Perrinites cumminsi by Plummer and Scott (1937); it was recombined as Properrinites cumminsi by Cooper and Grant (1977) and Tharalson (1984); it was recombined as Metaperrinites cumminsi by Leonova (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Ptychites cumminsi White p. 117 figs. Pl 1, figs 4-8
1891Waagenoceras cumminsi White p. 20 figs. Pl 1, figs 4-8
1903Waagenoceras cumminsi Smith p. 139 figs. Pl 22, figs 4-8
1927Hyattoceras waageni Smith p. 57
1937Perrinites cumminsi Plummer and Scott p. 311 figs. Pl 25, figs 9-13
1949Abichia (Properrinites) karpinskyi Toumanskaya p. 64
1950Properrinites deroeveri Gerth
1977Properrinites cumminsi Cooper and Grant
1984Properrinites cumminsi Tharalson p. 825 figs. 19, 20
2002Metaperrinites cumminsi Leonova p. S71

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyShumarditoidea(Plummer and Scott 1937)
familyPerrinitidae
genusMetaperrinitesRuzhencev 1950
speciescumminsi()

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