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Paranautilus modestus

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Liroceratidae

Taxonomy
Nautilus modestus was named by von Mojsisovics (1873). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Steinbergkogel, grauem Marmor, which is in a Sevatian carbonate limestone in the Halstatt Formation of Austria.

It was recombined as Paranautilus modestus by von Mojsisovics (1902) and Schastlivtseva (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Nautilus modestus von Mojsisovics p. 29 figs. Pl 15, fig 2
1902Paranautilus modestus von Mojsisovics p. 208
1988Paranautilus modestus Schastlivtseva p. 41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyClydonautiloidea(Hyatt in Zittel 1900)
familyLiroceratidae
genusParanautilusMojsisovics 1902
speciesmodestus()

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