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Acanthotropites racklaensis

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tropitidae

Taxonomy
Acanthotropites racklaensis was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 72179 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 97561, Rackla River, which is in a Tuvalian marine horizon in the Otuk Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Acanthotropites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Acanthotropites racklaensis Tozer p. 222 figs. Pl 103, figs 3-5

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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
genusAcanthotropites
speciesracklaensis

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