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Platygoniatites superior

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Delepinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Platygoniatites superior was named by Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1971). Its type specimen is PIN 455/10190, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ural River, Verkhnyaya Kardailovka, sample 3, which is in an Arnsbergian carbonate limestone in the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Platygoniatites superior Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 220 figs. Pl 14, figs 2-4; text-fig 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGoniatitoidea(Haan 1825)
familyDelepinoceratidaeRuzhencev 1957
subfamilyDelepinoceratinaeRuzhentsev 1957
genusPlatygoniatitesRuzhencev 1956
speciessuperior

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