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Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Turrilitidae

Taxonomy
Turrilites acutus was named by Passy (1832) [DISTRIBUTION: Cenomanian; Cosmopolitan.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus by Förster (1975), Atabekyan (1985), Zaborski (1985), Howarth (1985), Kennedy et al. (1988) and Kennedy (1994).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1832Turrilites acutus Passy p. 334 figs. pl. 16, figs. 3, 4
1857Turrilites wiestii Sharpe
1862Turrilites tevesthensis Coquand
1952Turrilites dearingi Stephenson
1960Turrilites (Turrilites) dilleri Murphy and Rodda p. 849 figs. Pl. 103, fig. 6
1975Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Förster p. 193 figs. Pl 7, fig 10
1985Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Atabekyan p. 77 figs. Pl 28, figs 5-13; pl 29, figs 1-10; pl 30, figs 1-11
1985Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Howarth
1985Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Zaborski p. 11
1988Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Kennedy et al. p. 42 figs. 1h, 2d,l
1994Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Kennedy p. 233

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyTurrilitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyTurrilitidaeGill 1871
genusTurrilitesLamarck 1801
subgenusTurrilitesLamarck 1801
speciesacutus(Passy 1832)

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