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Proarcestes danai

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Arcestidae

Taxonomy
Arcestes danai was named by von Mojsisovics (1875). Its type specimen is GBA 1875/008/0014, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Raschberg, beds with Trachyceras aonoides, which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Halstatt Formation of Austria.

It was recombined as Proarcestes danai by von Mojsisovics (1902).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Arcestes danai von Mojsisovics p. 93 figs. Pl 57, fig 4
1902Proarcestes danai von Mojsisovics p. 260

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyArcestaceaeMojsisovics 1875
familyArcestidaeMojsisovics 1875
genusProarcestesMojsisovic 1893
speciesdanai()

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
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