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Dawsonoceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Dawsonoceratidae

Taxonomy
Dawsonoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-m S Ludl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is the type genus of Dawsonoceratidae.

It was assigned to Dawsonoceratidae by Hyatt (1884), Flower (1962), Teichert et al. (1964), Sepkoski (2002) and Kröger (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Dawsonoceras Hyatt p. 276
1962Dawsonoceras Flower
1964Dawsonoceras Teichert et al. p. 238
2002Dawsonoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Dawsonoceras Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
suborderOrthoceratina
familyDawsonoceratidae
genusDawsonoceras

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