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Tapashanites acuticostatus

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tapashanitidae

Taxonomy
Tapashanites acuticostatus was named by Zhao et al. (1978). Its type specimen is NIGP 14859 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Zhengangshan, Dushan, Guangde County, which is in a Changhsingian carbonate limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Tapashanites acuticostatus Zhao et al. p. 115 figs. Pl 12, figs 13-15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
suborderParaceltitinaShevyrev 1968
superfamilyXenodiscoidea(Frech 1902)
familyTapashanitidae
genusTapashanitesZhao and Liang 1965
speciesacuticostatus

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