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Dactyloteuthis similis

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Megateuthididae

Taxonomy
Belemnites similis was named by von Seebach (1864).

It was recombined as Dactyloteuthis similis by Pinard et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Belemnites similis von Seebach p. 158 figs. Pl 7, fig 6
2014Dactyloteuthis similis Pinard et al. p. 170 fig. 7H

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
BelemnoideaHyatt 1884
orderBelemnitidaZittel 1895
suborderBelemnitinaZittel 1895
familyMegateuthididaeSachs and Nalnjaeva 1967
genusDactyloteuthis
speciessimilis(von Seebach 1864)

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