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Parapronorites rectus

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Pronoritidae

Taxonomy
Parapronorites rectus was named by Leonova (1989). Its type specimen is PIN 3591/311, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Shindy River, Sample 26/2, Pamir Mountains, which is in a Kungurian marine horizon in the Kyzyldzhilga Formation of Tajikistan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Parapronorites rectus Leonova p. 81 figs. Pl 1, figs 3-5; text-figs 25,26a
2004Parapronorites rectus Zhou and Liengjarern p. 324 fig. 6.3,8.1
2005Parapronorites rectus Zhou and Yang p. 380 fig. 4.1,5.13,5.14
2017Parapronorites rectus Zhou p. 27 figs. 13.5, 13.6, 16.1-16.5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderProlecanitidaMiller and Furnish 1954
superfamilyMedlicottioidea(Karpinsky 1889)
familyPronoritidaeFrech 1901
subfamilyNeopronoritinaeWeyer 1972
genusParapronorites
speciesrectus

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