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Emilites bennisoni

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Adrianitidae

Taxonomy
Emilites bennisoni was named by Mapes and Boardman (1988). Its type specimen is SUI 53126, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Roadcut on north side of 41st Street, which is in a Kasimovian marine shale in the Iola Formation of Oklahoma.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Emilites bennisoni Mapes and Boardman p. 73 figs. 3, 5.2, 6.14, 6.16, 6.17
2015Emilites bennisoni Leonova and Boiko p. 587

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyAdrianitoidea(Schindewolf 1931)
familyAdrianitidaeSchindewolf 1931
subfamilyEmilitinae
genusEmilitesRuzhencev 1938
speciesbennisoni

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