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Treptoceras fosteri

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Proteoceratidae

Taxonomy
Orthoceras fosteri was named by Miller (1875).

It was recombined as Treptoceras fosteri by Frey (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Orthoceras fosteri Miller p. 127
1995Treptoceras fosteri Frey p. P46

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyProteoceratidae
genusTreptocerasFlower 1942
speciesfosteri(Miller 1875)

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