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Lyecoceras

Cephalopoda - Paraphragmitidae

Taxonomy
Lyecoceras was named by Mutvei (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl S Prid Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Lyecoceras Mutvei p. 248
1964Lyecoceras Teichert et al. p. 242
2002Lyecoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoidea(M'Coy 1844)
familyParaphragmitidaeFlower 1950
genusLyecocerasMutvei 1957

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