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Alanites laevis

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Khvalynitidae

Taxonomy
Alanites laevis was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 28245 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 40109, Chlotapecta Creek, which is in a Bithynian marine siliciclastic in the Toad Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Alanites laevis Tozer p. 85 figs. Pl 51, figs 5a,b; text-fig 38h

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyDinaritoidea(Mojsisovics 1882)
familyKhvalynitidae()
genusAlanitesShevyrev 1968
specieslaevis

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