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Leiodistichites ursidens

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Distichitidae

Taxonomy
Leiodistichites ursidens was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 12592 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Talus block, Near Black Bear Section (GSC 9744), which is in the Alaunian of horizon the Pardonet Formation Canada. It is the type species of Leiodistichites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Leiodistichites ursidens Tozer p. 201 figs. Pl 137, figs 3-5; text-fig 111c

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTrachyceratoidea(Haug 1894)
familyDistichitidaeDiener 1920
genusLeiodistichites
speciesursidens

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