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Mysterioceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Mysterioceratidae

Taxonomy
Mysterioceras was named by Teichert and Glenister (1953) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde O Cara-m Sepkoski's reference number: 298].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Mysterioceras Teichert and Glenister p. 33
1964Mysterioceras Teichert et al. p. 254
2002Mysterioceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
superfamilyPseudorthocerataceae
familyMysterioceratidaeSweet 1964
genusMysteriocerasTeichert and Glenister 1953

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