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Gorbyoceras gorbyi

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Proteoceratidae

Taxonomy
Orthoceras gorbyi was named by Miller (1894). It is the type species of Gorbyoceras.

It was recombined as Spyroceras gorbyi by Foerste (1928); it was recombined as Gorbyoceras gorbyi by Shimizu and Obata (1935) and Kröger (2013).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Spyroceras gorbyi Foerste
1935Gorbyoceras gorbyi Shimizu and Obata p. 486
2013Gorbyoceras gorbyi Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyProteoceratidae
genusGorbyocerasShimizu and Obata 1935
speciesgorbyi(Miller 1894)

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