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Alurites postcostatus

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Reticuloceratidae

Taxonomy
Alurites postcostatus was named by Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1978). Its type specimen is PI 455/47935, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Akberda River, Sample 2, Southern Urals, Bashkortostan, which is in a Kinderscoutian offshore shelf limestone in the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Alurites postcostatus Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 257 figs. Pl 30 figs 5-7; text-fig 83c

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGastrioceratoidea()
familyReticuloceratidaeLibrovitch 1957
subfamilyReticuloceratinaeLibrovich 1957
genusAluritesRuzhencev and Bogoslovskaya 1975
speciespostcostatus

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