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Actinoceras kentuckiense

Cephalopoda - Actinocerida - Actinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Actinoceras kentuckiense was named by Foerste and Teichert (1930). Its type specimen is USNM 82237 and is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is High Bridge, Tyrone Fm., which is in a Rocklandian shallow subtidal limestone in the Tyrone Limestone Formation of Kentucky.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Actinoceras kentuckiense Foerste and Teichert p. 244

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderActinoceridaTeichert 1933
familyActinoceratidaeSaeman 1853
genusActinocerasBronn 1837
specieskentuckienseFoerste and Teichert 1930

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available