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Baykonuroceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Proteoceratidae

Taxonomy
Baykonuroceras was named by Barskov (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara O Ashg Sepkoski's reference number: 298]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orthocerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Proteoceratidae by Kröger et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Baykonuroceras Barskov
2002Baykonuroceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Baykonuroceras Kröger et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyProteoceratidae
genusBaykonurocerasBarskov 1972

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