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Brainaella marcoulinense

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acrioceratidae

Taxonomy
Brainaella marcoulinense was named by Frau et al. (2017). Its type specimen is MPP-B-LM.36, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is La Marcouline quarry, bed M-52, which is in an Aptian carbonate limestone in France. It is the type species of Brainaella.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Brainaella marcoulinense Frau et al. p. 342 fig. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyAncyloceratoidea(Gill 1871)
familyAcrioceratidaeVermeulen 2004
genusBrainaella
speciesmarcoulinense

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