Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Sphingites favrei

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Sphingitidae

Taxonomy
Arcestes favrei was named by von Mojsisovics (1875). Its type specimen is GBA 1875/008/0011, a shell, and 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 Sphingites favrei by von Mojsisovics (1902).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Arcestes favrei von Mojsisovics p. 90 figs. Pl 58, fig 9
1902Sphingites favrei von Mojsisovics p. 274

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyArcestaceaeMojsisovics 1875
familySphingitidaeArthaber 1911
genusSphingitesMojsisovics 1879
speciesfavrei()

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