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Wardoceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Michelinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Wardoceras was named by Hook and Flower (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 298,524]. It is not extant. Its type is Wardoceras orygoforme.

It was assigned to Michelinoceratidae by Hook and Flower (1977); and to Orthocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Wardoceras Hook and Flower
2002Wardoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyMichelinoceratidaeFlower 1945
genusWardoceras

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