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Proarcestes moeschi

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Arcestidae

Taxonomy
Arcestes moeschi was named by von Mojsisovics (1875). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Röthelstein, lower layer with Arcestes ellipticus, which is in a Julian carbonate limestone/limestone in the Halstatt Formation of Austria.

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

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Arcestes moeschi von Mojsisovics p. 92 figs. Pl 57, fig 5
1902Proarcestes moeschi 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
speciesmoeschi()

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