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Mericoceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida

Taxonomy
Mericoceras is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orthocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Mericoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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