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Prodentalium

Scaphopoda - Dentaliida - Prodentaliidae

Taxonomy
Prodentalium was named by Young (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg-l J Call-m Sepkoski's reference number: 2].

It was assigned to Scaphopoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Prodentaliidae by Reynolds and Steiner (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Prodentalium Young
2002Prodentalium Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Prodentalium Reynolds and Steiner p. 147 figs. Table 7.1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classScaphopodaBronn 1862
orderDentaliidaDa Costa 1776
familyProdentaliidaeStarobogatov 1974
genusProdentaliumYoung 1942

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