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Pharetrolites

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Taxonomy
Pharetrolites was named by Wenz (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl D Emsi Sepkoski's reference number: 1,362,797]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Bucaniellidae by Knight et al. (1960); to Temnodiscinae by Horný (1963); to Cyclocyrtonellidae by Starobogatov (1970); and to Bellerophontida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Pharetrolites Wenz
1960Pharetrolites Knight et al. p. 175
1963Pharetrolites Horný
1970Pharetrolites Starobogatov p. 300
2002Pharetrolites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
superfamilyTropidodiscoidea
familyTropidodiscidae()
subfamilyTemnodiscinae
genusPharetrolites

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