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Rangeroceras

Cephalopoda - Dissidocerida - Rangeroceratidae

Taxonomy
Rangeroceras was named by Hook and Flower (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 298,524]. It is not extant. Its type is Rangeroceras hintzei. It is the type genus of Rangeroceratidae.

It was assigned to Baltoceratidae by Hook and Flower (1977); and to Rangeroceratidae by Evans (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Rangeroceras Hook and Flower p. 24
2005Rangeroceras Evans p. 53

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderDissidoceridaZhuravleva 1964
familyRangeroceratidae
genusRangeroceras

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