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Balticoceras

Cephalopoda -

Taxonomy
Balticoceras was named by Teichert (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg Sepkoski's reference number: 298].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Balticoceras Teichert p. 590
1964Balticoceras Teichert et al. p. 226
2002Balticoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subfamilyMichelinoceratinaeFlower 1945
genusBalticocerasTeichert 1940

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