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Metastromatoceras

Cephalopoda - Pseudorthocerida - Pseudorthoceratidae

Taxonomy
Metastromatoceras was named by Zhuravleva (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Metastromatoceras Zhuravleva p. 678
1964Metastromatoceras Teichert et al. p. 251
2002Metastromatoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderPseudorthocerida
familyPseudorthoceratidaeFlower and Caster 1935
subfamilyCayutoceratinaeFlower 1939
genusMetastromatocerasZhuravleva 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