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Apocrinoceras

Cephalopoda - Discosorida - Apocrinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Apocrinoceras was named by Teichert and Glenister (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. Its type is Apocrinoceras talboti.

It was assigned to Protocycloceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); to Ellesmerocerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Apocrinoceratidae by Evans (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Apocrinoceras Teichert and Glenister p. 221
1964Apocrinoceras Teichert et al. p. 152
2002Apocrinoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Apocrinoceras Evans

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderDiscosoridaFlower 1950
familyApocrinoceratidaeFlower and Teichert 1957
genusApocrinocerasTeichert and Glenister 1954

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