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Cephalopoda

Cephalopoda -

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1797Cephalopoda Cuvier
1904Cephalopoda Martin p. 130
1927Cephalopoda Smith
1936Ohioceratidae Shimizu and Obata
1945Michelinoceratinae Flower
1964Leurocycloceratinae Sweet p. 230
2001Cephalopoda Wells and Houston p. 129
2002Cephalopoda Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Michelinoceratinae Evans p. 57
2006Cephalopoda Giribet et al. p. 7724

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797

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