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Shideleroceras

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Shideleroceratidae

Taxonomy
Shideleroceras was named by Flower and Foerste (1946) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-m]. It is the type genus of Shideleroceratidae.

It was assigned to Shideleroceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Ellesmerocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Shideleroceras Flower and Foerste p. 508
1964Shideleroceras Teichert et al. p. 159
2002Shideleroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
familyShideleroceratidaeFlower 1946
genusShidelerocerasFlower and Foerste 1946

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