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Carnites floridus

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Carnitidae

Taxonomy
Nautilus floridus was named by Wulfen (1793). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is St. Oswald adit, Bad Bleiberg, which is in a Julian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal packstone in the Wetterstein Formation of Austria. It is the type species of Carnites.

It was recombined as Pinacoceras floridum by von Mojsisovics (1873); it was recombined as Carnites floridus by Mojsisovics (1882), von Mojsisovics (1902) and Spath (1951).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1793Nautilus bisulcatus Wulfen p. 103 fig. 10
1793Nautilus floridus Wulfen p. 114 figs. Pl 18, fig 16; pl 22, figs 15,16; pl 23, fig 16
1793Nautilus nodulosus Wulfen p. 115 fig. 17
1793Nautilus redivivus Wulfen p. 118 fig. 19
1873Pinacoceras floridum von Mojsisovics p. 58 figs. Pl 22, figs 15,16; pl 25
1882Carnites floridus Mojsisovics
1902Carnites floridus von Mojsisovics p. 312
1951Carnites floridus Spath p. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyPinacocerataceaeMojsisovics 1879
familyCarnitidaeArthaber 1911
genusCarnitesMojsisovics 1873
speciesfloridus()

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