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Lissonites canadensis

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Metasibiritidae

Taxonomy
Lissonites canadensis was named by Tozer (1979). Its type specimen is GSC 28932 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 83818, ridge between Ducette and Eleven Mile Creeks, which is in a Sevatian marine horizon in the Pardonet Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Lissonites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Lissonites canadensis Tozer p. 129 figs. Pl 16.1, figs 16a-d; text-fig 16.1J
1994Lissonites canadensis Tozer p. 262 figs. Pl 146, figs 1-7,9-12; text-fig 119a

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyMetasibiritidae
genusLissonites
speciescanadensis

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