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Acaroceras

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Acaroceratidae

Taxonomy
Acaroceras was named by Chen et al. (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Trep-l Cm Trep-u Sepkoski's reference number: 297].

It was assigned to Acaroceratidae by Chen and Qi (1981); and to Ellesmerocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Acaroceras Chen et al.
1981Acaroceras Chen and Qi pp. 138 - 139
2002Acaroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
familyAcaroceratidaeChen et al. 1979
genusAcarocerasChen et al. 1979

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