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Cochlioceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Baltoceratidae

Taxonomy
Cochlioceras was named by Eichwald (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Llde Sepkoski's reference number: 298,524]. Its type is Cochlioceras avus. It is the type genus of Baltoceratidae.

It was assigned to Baltoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964) and Kröger and Evans (2011).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Cochlioceras Eichwald p. 1250
1897Baltoceras Holm p. 253
1955Baltoceras Flower
1964Baltoceras Flower p. 110
1964Cochlioceras Teichert et al. p. 154
2002Baltoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Cochlioceras Kröger and Evans

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyBaltoceratidaeKobayashi 1935
genusCochliocerasEichwald 1860

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