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Micromphalites vertebralis

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Clydoniceratidae

Taxonomy
Micromphalites vertebralis was named by Arkell (1952). Its type specimen is SM F10797, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Locality 18, Juraifa area (Aramco S-1484/1499), which is in a Bathonian carbonate limestone in the Dhruma Formation of Saudi Arabia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Micromphalites vertebralis Arkell p. 286 figs. Pl 28, fig 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyStephanoceratoidea(Newmayr 1875)
familyClydoniceratidaeBuckman 1924
genusMicromphalites
speciesvertebralis

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