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Pictetoceras

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Cyclostomiceratidae

Taxonomy
Pictetoceras was named by Foerste (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Llvi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 524,1066]. Its type is Gomphoceras eichwaldi.

It was assigned to Oncoceratida by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Cyclostomiceratidae by King (1998) and Kröger and Mutvei (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Pictetoceras Foerste p. 327
1964Pictetoceras Teichert et al. p. 318
1998Pictetoceras King
2005Pictetoceras Kröger and Mutvei p. 783

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
familyCyclostomiceratidaeFoerste 1925
genusPictetocerasFoerste 1926

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