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Tigillites

Taxonomy
Tigillites was named by Rouault (1850).

It was assigned to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Tigillites Rouault
1975Tigillites Hantzschel

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RankNameAuthor
Ichnofossils
RankNameAuthor
genusTigillitesRouault 1850

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
W. Hantzschel 1975Simple vertical burrows without special lining; smooth or regularly annulated; openings may be funnel-shaped; not crowded.