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

Warthia micromphala

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon micromphalus was named by Morris (1845). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Goniatites micromphalus by Etheridge (1880) and Foord (1890); it was recombined as Goniatites (Prolecanites) micromphalus by Etheridge (1894); it was recombined as Agathiceras micromphalus by Laseron (1910); it was recombined as Warthia micromphala by Waterhouse (1963), Waterhouse (1983) and Waterhouse (1987).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Bellerophon micromphalus Morris p. 288 figs. Pl 18, fig 7
1847Bellerophon undulatus Dana p. 151
1847Bellerophon micromphalus M'Coy p. 308
1849Bellerophon undulatus Dana p. 706 figs. pl. 10 f. 4a-b
1849Bellerophon micromphalus Dana p. 708 figs. Pl 10, fig 6
1880Goniatites micromphalus Etheridge Jr. p. 304
1890Goniatites micromphalus Foord p. 104 figs. Pl 5, figs 10, 10a
1894Goniatites (Prolecanites) micromphalus Etheridge Jr. p. 36 figs. Pl 7, figs 9, 12, 14
1910Agathiceras micromphalus Laseron p. 222
1963Warthia micromphala Waterhouse p. 90 fig. 4,5,34
1983Warthia micromphala Waterhouse pp. 166 – 167 figs. pl. 5 f. 5
1987Warthia micromphala Waterhouse p. 175 figs. pl. 11 f. 4, 13pl. 11 f. 4, 13

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

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyEuphemitidae
genusWarthia
speciesmicromphala()

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