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Tornquistites transiens

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Tropiceltitidae

Taxonomy
Tornquistites transiens was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 34604 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 68181, Mount McLearn, which is in a Lacian marine siliciclastic in the Baldonnel Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Tornquistites transiens Tozer p. 226 figs. Pl 118, figs 5a,b; text-fig 93c

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyTropiceltitidae
genusTornquistites
speciestransiens

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