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Hypisculites stelcki

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Episculitidae

Taxonomy
Daphnites stelcki was named by McLearn (1940). Its type specimen is GSC 8832 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 9839, Brown Hill, which is in an Alaunian marine siliciclastic in the Pardonet Formation of Canada.

It was recombined as Hypisculites stelcki by Tozer (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Daphnites stelcki McLearn p. 50 figs. Pl 2, figs 9,10
1994Hypisculites stelcki Tozer p. 255

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyEpisculitidae()
genusHypisculites
speciesstelcki(McLearn 1940)

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