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Richmondoceras brevicameratum

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida

Taxonomy
Richmondoceras brevicameratum was named by Frey (1995). Its type specimen is MU 398T, a partial shell (body chamber and adoral portions of phragmocone), and it is a cast. Its type locality is Laugherty Creek, which is in a Richmondian shallow subtidal limestone in the Saluda Formation of Indiana. It is the type species of Richmondoceras.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Richmondoceras brevicameratum Frey p. P71

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
genusRichmondoceras
speciesbrevicameratum

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