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Turmalites

Tentaculita - Volynitida - Turmalitidae

Taxonomy
Turmalites was named by Ljaschenko (1969) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l D Fras-l Sepkoski's reference number: 758].

It was assigned to Turmalitidae by Farsan (1994); and to Tentaculitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Turmalites Ljaschenko
1994Turmalites Farsan p. 53 figs. Table 9
2002Turmalites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classTentaculitaBoucek 1964
subclassChonioconarida
superorderTrompetoconarida
orderVolynitida
familyTurmalitidae
genusTurmalitesLjaschenko 1969

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