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Jovites ellipticus

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tropitidae

Taxonomy
Jovites ellipticus was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 70995 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 94736, Mount Laurier, which is in a Tuvalian marine siliciclastic in the Ludington Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Jovites ellipticus Tozer p. 221 figs. Pl 94, figs 11a-d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyTropitidaeMojsisovics 1875
genusJovitesMojsisovics 1893
speciesellipticus

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