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Ascocerida

Cephalopoda - Ascocerida

Taxonomy
Ascocerida was named by Kuhn (1949) [nom. correct. Teichert, 1964 pro Ascoceracea Kuhn, 1949].

It was assigned to Nautiloidea by Teichert et al. (1964) and Frye (1982); and to Cephalopoda by Sepkoski (2002) and Kröger (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Ascocerida Kuhn
1964Ascocerida Teichert et al. p. 269
1982Ascoceratida Frye p. 1274
2002Ascocerida Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Ascocerida Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderAscoceridaKuhn 1949
orderAscoceridaKuhn 1949

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