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Shikhanoceras

Cephalopoda - Pseudorthocerida - Spyroceratidae

Taxonomy
Shikhanoceras was named by Shimanskiy (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. Its type is Shikhanoceras sphaerophorum.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Shikhanoceras Shimanskiy p. 116
1964Shikhanoceras Teichert et al. p. 250
2002Shikhanoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderPseudorthocerida
familySpyroceratidaeShimizu and Obata 1935
genusShikhanoceras

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