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Huishuites ellipticus

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Balatonitidae

Taxonomy
Huishuites ellipticus was named by Zhao and Wang (1974). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Duanshan, Huishui County (Qingyan Formation), which is in an Aegean marine horizon in the Qingyan Formation of China. It is the type species of Huishuites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Huishuites ellipticus Zhao and Wang p. 347 figs. Pl 182, figs 5,6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyBalatonitidae
genusHuishuites
speciesellipticus

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